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  • n. The leader of the Jews of the Babylonian exile.
  • n. The term applied by Greeks to the head of a community of Jews in the diaspora.
  • n. A grand rabbi.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The chief of the Babylonian Jews after the destruction of the temple and until the tenth century a. d.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek.

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