resh

noun
\ˈrāsh \

Definition of resh 

: the 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

First Known Use of resh

circa 1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for resh

Hebrew rēsh

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res extensa

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reshape

reshearer

reshelve

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