Gabbai definitions

gä-bī', gä'bī', gə-bī'
A person who assists in the running of a synagogue or its religious services, especially the reading of the Torah.
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Origin of gabbai

Medieval Hebrew gabbay synagogue treasurer, gabbai from Mishnaic Hebrew tax collector, local official from gābā to collect from Aramaic gəbā, gəbi to collect gbℵ in Semitic roots