minhag

[ Sephardic Hebrew meen-hahg; Ashkenazic Hebrew min-hahg ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew minˈhɑg; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈmɪn hɑg /

noun, plural min·ha·gim [Sephardic Hebrew meen-hah-geem; Ashkenazic Hebrew min-hah-gim] /Sephardic Hebrew min hɑˈgim; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɪnˈhɑ gɪm/. Hebrew.

a custom or procedure among Jews that is so firmly established as to have almost the binding force of law.

Words nearby minhag

Origin of minhag

minhāgh custom

OTHER WORDS FROM minhag

min·ha·gic, adjective
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