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Webster Dictionary

  1. Raca(adj)

    a term of reproach used by the Jews of our Savior's time, meaning "worthless."

  2. Origin: [Gr. "raka`, from Chaldee rk.]


  1. Râca

    Râca is a commune in Argeş County, in southern central Romania. It is composed of three villages: Adunaţi, Bucov and Râca. These were part of Popeşti Commune until 2003, when they were split off.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Raca

    rā′ka, adj. worthless—a term of contempt used by the Jews of Christ's day; cf. Matt. v. 22. [Chaldee rēkā, worthless; perh. conn. with raq, to spit (Ar. rīq), or with rīqā, empty.]

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  1. RACA

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raca in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raca in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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