Hakham

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Noun1.Hakham - a Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man
form of address, title of respect, title - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
Hebrew - the ancient Canaanitic language of the Hebrews that has been revived as the official language of Israel
sage - a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom
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(Sanhedrin 65b)...Rabbi Zeyra should not have done away with it, unless it had no purpose, in which case...it would not have qualified even for a minyan." (Shey'lot U'Teshuvot Chacham Tzvi, Question 93).
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But Nechama Leibowitz and Amos Chacham in Da'at Mikra al Shemot (Jerusalem: Mossad HaRav Kook, 1987) p.
1 Swathi chacham, jakkampudi Nagasravani, Uppin Narayan Reddy, Jillalla Narsing Rao, S.
Rao JN, Chacham S, Reddy UN, Ravikiran J, Rao SP, Reddy BS.
(I Kings 3: 10-13, NIV) Solomon was indeed given great wisdom and was known as "chacham mi'kol ha'adam," the wisest of all people (I Kings 5: 10-11).
(4.) Chacham AS et al., Sexual and reproductive health needs of sex workers: two feminist projects in Brazil, Reproductive Health Matters, 2007, 15(29):108-118.
(13.) Amoetat Akevoth, "A Short Description of the Life and Works of Chacham Isack Aboab da Fonseca," 2006-2010, http://www.dutchjewry.org.
Hutzler Y., Chacham A., Bergman U., Szeinberg A., 1998, Effects of a movement and swimming program on vital capacity and water orientation skills of children with cerebral palsy.
The chacham, or so-called wise son, wants to memorize the boring details: "Tell me the laws, the regulations, the ordinances." The simple son, meanwhile, can only handle the broad strokes: "What is this?" he wants to know.