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Nasi

[ nah-see ]
/ ˈnɑ si /
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noun Jewish History.

the head or president of the Sanhedrin.

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Origin of Nasi

From the Hebrew word nāsī chief

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Näsi
[ nas-ee ]
/ ˈnæs i /

noun

Lake, a lake in SW Finland: city of Tampere located on its S shore. 20 miles (32 km) long; 2–8 miles (3.2–12.9 km) wide.
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