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Rabbin

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Ra'bbi.
Ra'bbin.
n.s. A doctor among the Jews.

The Hebrew rabbins say, that nature hath given man, for the pronouncing of all letters, the lips, the teeth, the tongue, the palate and throat. Camden's Remains.

Be not ye called rabbi; for one is your master, even Christ, and all ye are brethren. Mat. xxiii. 8.

Sources: Camden, William (28) · The Bible - Matthew (21)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Rabbin." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: January 30, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=2407.


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