Meaning of “rabbi” in the English Dictionary

"rabbi" in British English

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rabbinoun [ C ]

uk /ˈræb.aɪ/ us /ˈræb.aɪ/

a religious leader and teacher in the Jewish religion:

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
rabbinical
adjective uk /rəˈbɪn.ɪ.kəl/ us /rəˈbɪn.ɪ.kəl/

relating to rabbis:

a rabbinical student/college

(Definition of “rabbi” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rabbi" in American English

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rabbinoun [ C ]

us /ˈræb·ɑɪ/

(the title of) a Jewish religious leader or a teacher of Jewish law

(Definition of “rabbi” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)