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  • n. A very righteous person, especially a Hassidic spiritual leader

Etymologies

From Hebrew צַדִּיק (tsadík, "righteous person"). Many pronunciations and spellings have come under the influence of Yiddish צדיק (tsadek) or German Zaddik. (Wiktionary)

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