Nethinim

plural noun
Ne·​thi·​nim | \ ˌnetēˈnēm \

Definition of Nethinim

: servants performing the lowest menial services about an ancient Jewish tabernacle and temple

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History and Etymology for Nethinim

Hebrew nĕthīnīm, literally, those given

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“Nethinim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nethinim. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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