hazan

[Sephardic Hebrew khah-zahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew khah-zuh n]
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.
  1. a cantor of a synagogue.
Also hazzan, chazan, chazzan.
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Related Words for hazanim

singer, leader, precentor, hazan, soloist, chanter, vocalist

British Dictionary definitions for hazanim

hazan

hazzan

noun
  1. variant spellings of chazan
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