haggadist

noun, often capitalized
hag·​ga·​dist | \ hə-ˈgä-dist How to pronounce haggadist (audio) , hä-, -ˈgȯ- \

Definition of haggadist

1 : a haggadic writer
2 : a student of the Haggadah

Other Words from haggadist

haggadistic \ ˌha-​gə-​ˈdi-​stik How to pronounce haggadistic (audio) , ˌhä-​ \ adjective, often capitalized

First Known Use of haggadist

1882, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Haggadist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/haggadist. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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