Pronunciation: (hä'lu-kist, hu-lä'-, hu-lak'ist), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/halakhist.html on line 77 [key]
1. one of the writers or compilers of the Halakhah.
2. a person who is versed in the Halakhah. Also,ha'la•kist,halachist.
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