Recent Examples of responsum from the Web
Over the centuries, the exchanges of opinion between rabbis and their congregations were gathered into a body of sacred literature called responsa.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'responsum'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of responsum
New Latin, from Latin, reply, response
First Known Use: 1896See Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up responsum? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).