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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of Hebraize.

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Examples

  • Appointed foreign minister in 1956, she Hebraized her name to Golda Meir.

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  • (She added “Dothan” later, when her brothers Hebraized their family name after the establishment of the state of Israel.)

    Naomi Feinbrun-Dothan.

  • It does not mean, nor is it the equivalent of, Esther, which may be the Hebraized form of Ishtar, a Persian goddess.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

  • Names, incidents, and "local color" were slightly Hebraized, but the supernatural wonders of treasure caves, jewelled gardens, genii, princesses, and all, were not in the least marred or diminished.

    The Promised Land

  • Names incidents, and "local color" were slightly Hebraized, but the supernatural wonders of treasure caves, jewelled gardens, genii, princesses, and all, were not in the least marred or diminished.

    The Promised Land

  • Like the story of creation, this tale has been Hebraized and adapted to the story-teller's purpose.

    The Makers and Teachers of Judaism

  • But they Hebraized about it -- that is, they took an uncritical interpretation of biblical words as their absolute rule of conduct.

    Matthew Arnold

  • "Behemoth" seems to be the Egyptian Pehemout, "water-ox," Hebraized, so-called as being like an ox, whence the Italian bombarino. with thee -- as I made thyself.

    Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

  • I am a more hearty admirer of the Puritans than seems now to be the fashion, and believe, that, if they Hebraized a little too much in their speech, they showed remarkable practical sagacity as statesmen and founders.

    The Complete Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell

  • _appirion_ in iii. 9 appears to be the Hebraized form of a

    Introduction to the Old Testament

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