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- A judge, a justice: one who presides over a court of law.
- (biblical) A judge: an ad hoc leader in ancient Israel.
- (sports) A referee, an umpire, a judge: one who presides over a sporting match and makes decisions that enforce the rules of the sport.
- (שׁוֹפֵט־, shofét-) Singular construct form of שׁוֹפֵט.
- שׁוֹפְטִים (shoftím)