noun (plural same or minhagim /-gɪm/)Judaism
A custom or practice, especially one which has taken on the force of law.
More example sentences
- Maybe in the future people will think the minhag is to wear sports shoes, for some obscure reason.
- I parked precariously - one always does, although many people have the custom of double-parking, but that's not my minhag - just in front of a disabled space.
- I mean, three times in as many weeks (Prince Harry, Labour pigs-might-fly campaign, and now Ken) - frankly, it's a minhag.
Hebrew minhāḡ 'custom, usage, conduct', from nāhaḡ 'to drive or lead'.