meturgeman

noun me·tur·ge·man \məˈtərgəmən\

Definition of meturgeman

plural

meturgemans

  1. :  a religious officiant of the early Hebrew synagogue who orally translated the Scriptures from Hebrew into the vernacular

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Origin and Etymology of meturgeman

Hebrew & Aramaic mĕthurgĕmān, mĕthargĕmān


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