Definition of Mizrachi in English:

Mizrachi

(also Mizrakhi, Mizrahi, Misrachi)

noun

  • A worldwide Orthodox Zionist organization founded in 1902. Also (occasionally) treated as plural: the members or adherents of this organization.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Zionist. From modern Hebrew Mizrāḥī from m, z, r, ḥ, and ī in merkāz rūḥānī spiritual centre, the notional full name of the organization (with reference to the movement's aim of establishing a Jewish state that would also provide a spiritual centre for the world's Jewry), punningly after post-biblical Hebrew mizrāḥī eastern.

Pronunciation

Mizrachi

/mɪzˈrɑːxi/