Hasidim meaning
[hah-sid; Ashkenazic Hebrew khaw-sid; Sephardic Hebrew khah-seed]
Definitions of hasidim is:
  • noun plural hasidim
    a member of a sect founded in Poland in the 18th century by Baal Shem-Tov and characterized by its emphasis on mysticism, prayer, ritual strictness, religious zeal, and joy. Compare Mitnagged.
  • noun plural hasidim
    an Assidean.
  • noun plural hasidim
    the members of a sect of Jewish mystics that originated in Poland in the 18th cent. and that emphasizes joyful worship of an immanent God