rebbetzin

or reb·bitz·in

[ reb-i-tsin ]
/ ˈrɛb ɪ tsɪn /

noun Yiddish.

the wife of a rabbi.

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rebbetzin
/ (ˈrɛbətsən) /

noun

Judaism the wife of a rabbi

Word Origin for rebbetzin

from Yiddish
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