Definitions for ashkenaziˌɑʃ kəˈnɑ zi; -ˈnɑ zɪm
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a Jew of eastern European or German descent
An Askhenazi Jew.
Of or relating to Jews of German and Eastern Europe origin, and their traditions, customs, and rituals.
Origin: From Hebrew Ashkenaz . Biblical Ashkenaz was the son of Japheth and grandson of Noah. His descendants were identified with Germans by medieval Jewish tradition.
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