- מְסַרְבַּייpr. n. m. Msarbay, by-name of the family of Jojarib. Y.Taan.IV, 68d מ׳ מ̇ס̇ר̇ ב̇י̇י̇תאוכ׳ he was surnamed M., because he surrendered the Temple to the enemy; … על שמ̇ר̇ו וס̇ר̇ב̇ו בו … יה הֵרִיב the Lord went into judgment … because they rebelled against him.
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