rabboni

noun

rab·​bo·​ni
rəˈbōˌnī,
-ōnē
: master, teacher
used as a Jewish title of respect applied especially to spiritual instructors and learned persons

Word History

Etymology

Aramaic rabbānī my master, teacher, from rabbān master + my; akin to Hebrew rabh master

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“Rabboni.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rabboni. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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