Disapora means "to scatter" in Greek and refers to a community of people who live outside their homelands but maintain active connections with them. A diaspora not only includes emigrants but also their descendants. Historically, the term has been used mostly to refer to Jewish communities outside Israel. Jewish Americans About 65.2 percent of the world’s thirteen million Jews live outside Israel, and the concept has been very important in the Jewish community. The term began to be popular... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2019. 1p.