tzaddik
variant of zaddik

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  • tzaddik — [tsä′dik] n. pl. tzaddikim [tsä dē′kim] [Heb] alt. sp. of ZADDIK …   English World dictionary

  • tzaddik — also tzadik variant of zaddik * * * Seph. /tsah deek /; Ashk., Eng. /tsah dik/, n., pl. tzaddikim Seph. /tsah dee keem /; Ashk., Eng. /tsah dee kim, dik im/. Hebrew. zaddik. * * * tzaddik, iq varr. tsaddik …   Useful english dictionary

  • tzaddik — Seph. /tsah deek /; Ashk., Eng. /tsah dik/, n., pl. tzaddikim Seph. /tsah dee keem /; Ashk., Eng. /tsah dee kim, dik im/. Hebrew. zaddik. * * * …   Universalium

  • tzaddik — noun variant spelling of tsaddik …   English new terms dictionary

  • tzaddik — tzad•dik [[t]ˈtsɑ dɪk[/t]] hebr. [[t]tsɑˈdik[/t]] n. pl. tzad•di•kim [[t]tsɑˈdɪk ɪm[/t]] hebr. [[t]tsɑ diˈkim[/t]] jud zaddik …   From formal English to slang

  • Joseph ibn Tzaddik — Rabbi Joseph ben Jacob ibn Tzaddik (? 1149) was a Spanish rabbi, poet, and philosopher. A Talmudist of high repute, he was appointed in 1138 dayyan at Cordova, which office he held conjointly with Maimon, father of Maimonides, until his death.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ibn Tzaddik, Joseph ben Jacob — (c.1075 c.1149)    Spanish philosopher and poet. From 1138 he served as a dayyan at Cordoba. His philosophical study Olam Katon explores cosmology, the nature of man, and his relation to the external world. This work was influenced by… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Simeon ha-Tzaddik — (fl. ?4th 2nd cent.)    High priest. He played an important role in the Keneset Gedolah, which formulated the liturgy, estabished the canon of Scripture, and formed the Sanhedrin. Scholars have suggested that he belonged to the Hasideans and… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • zaddik —    , tzaddik (singular); zaddikim, tzaddikim (plural) (TSAH deek, TSAH dee kim) [Hebrew: righteous] The leader of a Hasidic group. A person of extraordinary piety or virtue …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • Nachman of Breslov — Breslover Rebbe Grave of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov Full name Nachman of Breslov …   Wikipedia

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