Definition of Haredi
1. Noun. Any of several sects of Orthodox Judaism that reject modern secular culture and many of whom do not recognize the spiritual authority of the modern state of Israel.
Generic synonyms: Religious Order, Religious Sect, Sect
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haredi
Literary usage of Haredi
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Commentaries on the Conflict of Laws, Foreign and Domestic by Joseph Story, Melville Madison Bigelow (1883)
"... or pro portione haredi. taria.' 489 6. Rights of Creditors. — Many cases of this sort have been discussed by foreign jurists, and decided by foreign ..."
2. For the Land and the Lord: Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel by Ian Lustick (1988)
"But although haredi representatives may wield substantial bargaining power on issues of ... Accordingly, despite haredi beliefs that they, or their rabbis, ..."