Nazarite

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Ultimately from the Hebrew נָזִיר (nāzīr).

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Nazarite (plural Nazarites)

  1. A Jew bound by a vow to lave the hair uncut, to abstain from wine and strong drink, and to practice extraordinary purity of life and devotion.

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