noun, plural Mas·ki·lim [mahs-kee-leem]. /mɑs kiˈlim/. Judaism.
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Origin of Maskil
OTHER WORDS FROM MaskilMas·kil·ic [mah-skil-ik], /mɑˈskɪl ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby Maskil
Example sentences from the Web for Maskil
The rabbi stood in the centre, I and the Maskil on either side of him, and we all three began to call out.
On the strength of what he is a Maskil, it is hard to tell—enough that people should consider him one!
It is evident that the Maskil had studied in a Cheder, in the great world one meets with other Maskilm.
Sad and perplexed in spirit, I came down from the rabbi, with the Maskil, and into the street.
It is true that the Maskil dogged my footsteps, but he had become antipathetic to me, and I couldn't look at him.