ashkenazim ashkenazim

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Jew of eastern European or German descent

Quotes

  1. "It doesn't say morasha kehillot Ashkenazim" the Rav added".
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Source: Yeshiva World News

  2. "There were people from the left and right, religious and secularists, Orientals and Ashkenazim, settlers and peace activists, young (many young) and elderly," left commentator Uri Avnery wrote of the rally. "At one point, I passed [Israeli...
    on May 8, 2007 By: Uri Avnery Source: Socialist Worker Online

  3. ...tensions once again took center stage at the Knesset yesterday, with Housing Minister Ariel Atias, of the Sephardi ultra-Orthodox party Shas, reportedly charging that "Ashkenazim don't go to synagogue," and MK Meir Porush, of the...
    on Jan 20, 2010 By: Meir Porush Source: Ha'aretz

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