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Raca

Bible DictionarySmith's Bible Dictionary
a term of reproach derived from the Chaldee reka, worthless. ("Raca denotes a certain looseness of life and manners, while 'fool,' in the same passage, means a downright wicked and reprobate person.") (Matthew 5:22)
  
Bible DictionaryEaston's Bible Dictionary
vain, empty, worthless, only found in Matt. 5:22. The Jews used it as a word of contempt. It is derived from a root meaning "to spit."
Bible DictionaryHitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
worthless; good-for-nothing  
See also: Jaanai , Ab , Ward , Baalath-beer , Maadai

 

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