H7218 – rosh – רֹאשׁ a head; fig. a first, top, origin

Strong’s ID:
H7218
Hebrew Word:
רֹאשׁ
Transliteration:
rosh
Pronunciation:
roshe
Part of Speech:
masculine noun
Etymology:
from an unused root apparently meaning to shake
Usage Count:
598
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Strong’s Hebrew Lexicon

from an unused root apparently meaning to shake; the head (as most easily shaken), whether literal or figurative (in many applications, of place, time, rank, etc.):—band, beginning, captain, chapiter, chief(-est place, man, things), company, end, X every [man], excellent, first, forefront, ([be-])head, height, (on) high(-est part, [priest]), X lead, X poor, principal, ruler, sum, top.