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Peretz

[per-its; Yiddish. pe-rets] /ˈpɛr ɪts; Yiddish. ˈpɛ rɛts/
noun
1.
I(saac) L(oeb) or Yitzchok Leibush
[yits-khawk ley-boo sh] /ˈyɪts xɔk ˈleɪ bʊʃ/ (Show IPA),
1852–1915, Polish author: writer of plays, poems, and short stories in Yiddish.
Also, Perez.
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  • After two days of tryouts, the freshman coach advised perez to try out for the jv team.
  • With this boost of confidence, perez easily earned the starting position on jv.
perez in the Bible

=Pharez, (q.v.), breach, the son of Judah (Neh. 11:4). "The chief of all the captains of the host for the first month" in the reign of David was taken from his family (1 Chr. 27:3). Four hundred and sixty-eight of his "sons" came back from captivity with Zerubbabel, who himself was one of them (1 Chr. 9:4; Neh. 11:6).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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