Definitions for zaddikˈtsɑ dɪk; Heb. tsɑˈdik; tsɑˈdɪk ɪm; Heb. tsɑ diˈkim

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zad•dikˈtsɑ dɪk; Heb. tsɑˈdik; tsɑˈdɪk ɪm; Heb. tsɑ diˈkim(n.)(pl.)zad•di•kim or tzad•di•kim

or tzad•dik

  1. a person of outstanding virtue and piety.

    Category: Judaism

  2. the leader of a Hasidic group.

    Category: Judaism

Origin of zaddik:

1870–75; < Yiddish tsadik < Heb. ṣaddīq lit., righteous

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