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When did people start using the chassidish havarah? If making that change was deliberate, who instituted it?

I remember seeing some where that it was started to oppose the maskilim who where medakdek on dikduk, but I have a hard time believing this. Hence, my question.

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Strongly related. –  yoel Sep 12 '13 at 3:24
    
stronglyer related judaism.stackexchange.com/q/18529/759 –  Double AA Sep 12 '13 at 3:29
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Which pronunciation do you mean? You may wish to clarify: there are several different pronunciations used in different Chassidic groups. –  HodofHod Sep 12 '13 at 3:33
    
perhaps relevant judaism.stackexchange.com/q/14956/759 –  Double AA Sep 12 '13 at 3:37
    
A recent book on this subject has come out by someone Dembitser of Edgeware. Although he agrees its 'wrong' he spells out the exact way to say the chasidish havarah. In the haskomo of Rav H Heilpern of Brooklyn he admonishes him for it. Whats the point of teaching how to read chasidish if its admittedly wrong. –  5780 Sep 12 '13 at 22:04
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