ראשון

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Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Root
ר־א־שׁ

From the root ר־א־שׁ (r-'-sh); related to the noun רֹאשׁ (rosh, head).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

רִאשׁוֹן (rishón) (feminine רִאשׁוֹנָה, masculine plural רִאשׁוֹנִים, feminine plural רִאשׁוֹנוֹת) [pattern: קִטְלוֹן]

  1. first

Noun[edit]

רִאשׁוֹן (rishónm (plural indefinite רִאשׁוֹנִים)

  1. (historical, Judaism) One of the Rishonim, Jewish sages after the Geonim but prior to the Shulchan Aruch.

Yiddish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רִאשׁוֹן.

Noun[edit]

ראשון (rishenm, plural ראשונים (rishoynem)

  1. (historical, Judaism) One of the Rishonim, Jewish sages after the Geonim but prior to the Shulchan Aruch.