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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(plural of) Member of any of several sects of Orthodox Judaism that reject modern secular culture and many of whom do not recognize the spiritual authority of the modern state of Israel

Usage examples (31)
  • Once again, it seems, the haredim are the Jews 'Jews.
  • The ultra-Orthodox, also known as haredim, make up 10 percent of Israel's 7.6 million people.
  • He described how the haredim are the least unified of all people, with each sub-group requiring their own schools, styles of dress, etc.
  • Tom C · June 11th, 2004 at 8:22 am what bout the haredim? for more
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