Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To bring into conformity with Judaism.
  • intransitive v. To adopt Jewish customs and beliefs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To impose Jewish observances or rites upon; to convert to Judaism.
  • v. The heretical Theodotion, the Judaized Symmachus. — Milton.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To conform to the doctrines, observances, or methods of the Jews; to inculcate or impose Judaism.
  • transitive v. To impose Jewish observances or rites upon; to convert to Judaism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To conform to Judaism in any respect; adopt or affect the manners or customs of the Jews.
  • To reason or interpret like a Jew.
  • To bring into conformity with Judaism: as, to Judaize the Christian sabbath.
  • Also spelled Judaise.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The shepherd provocation is a part of the tireless effort to "Judaize" Jerusalem.

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  • "Judaize" (Gal.ii. 14), treating them as if they were an inferior caste.

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  • In a demonstration held at east Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarah neighborhood, dozens of leftist and Arab activists gathered in order to protest the government's intention to "Judaize" the neighborhood.

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  • Islamic Jihad top dog warns that Israel wants to annex and "Judaize" Mecca and Medina

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  • And the Arab states warn against any plan to "Judaize" Jerusalem, the Third Holiest City in Islam.

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  • "Judaize" Eastern Jerusalem in order to transform its geopolitics beyond recognition.

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  • Who presided over an acceleration of the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians from Jerusalem - in order to 'Judaize' it

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  • Messianic right-wing groups have made it a goal to "Judaize" the Muslim and Christian quarters, as well as the village of Silwan at the foot of the Temple Mount.

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  • Despite frequent accusations that the city's planning policy seeks to "Judaize" Jerusalem, the Arab population of the city has increased since 1967 from 27% to 32%.

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  • And in an effort to kick out Palestinians from Jerusalem and 'Judaize' the city, it is now seeking to deport a Palestinian man for spending too much time in the U.S.

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