dybbuk

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noun dyb·buk \ˈdi-bək\

Definition of dybbuk

plural

dybbukim

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dybbuks

  1. :  a wandering soul believed in Jewish folklore to enter and control a living body until exorcised by a religious rite

Origin and Etymology of dybbuk

Yiddish dibek, from Late Hebrew dibbūq

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