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In Judaism

Do Ashkenazi Jews eat pistachios on Passover?

Pistachios are not chametz or kitniyot so they are allowed for all groups. They do require a Passover hechsher though because they are processed.
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In Judaism

What does ashkenazi mean?

Ashkenazim refers to the Jewish communities from North, Central and  Eastern Europe who traditionally spoke Yiddish.
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In Judaism

Does sephardic Jews or ashkenazi Jews make up 20 percent of Israel's population?

Neither, both compose roughly 40% each of Israel's population(maybe 35-45). Roughly 20% of Israel's population is made up of non-Jews,generally called Israeli Arabs. The Isra (MORE)