כריש

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aramaic כַּרְשָׁא(karšā), cognate with Arabic قِرْش(qirš).

Noun[edit]

כָּרִישׁ (karíshm (plural indefinite כְּרִישִׁים‎, feminine counterpart כְּרִישָׁה‎) [pattern: קָטִיל]

  1. shark
  2. (slang, borrowed) deserving appreciation