Definition of rabbinist in English:

rabbinist

noun

  • An adherent or follower of the rabbis; specifically a person who accepts the teachings of the Talmud (contrasted with Karaite), a Rabbanite.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Master Broughtons Letters Answered. From rabbin + -ist.

Pronunciation

rabbinist

/ˈrabɪnɪst/