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