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hazan

[ Sephardic Hebrew khah-zahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-zuhn ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew xɑˈzɑn; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈxɑ zən /
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noun, plural ha·za·nim [Sephardic Hebrew khah-zah-neem; Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-zaw-nim], /Sephardic Hebrew xɑ zɑˈnim; Ashkenazic Hebrew xɑˈzɔ nɪm/, English ha·zans.Hebrew.
a cantor of a synagogue.
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Also hazzan, chazan, chazzan .
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hazan

hazzan

/ Hebrew (xaˈzan, English ˈhɑːzən) /

noun
variant spellings of chazan
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