from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member or descendant of a Semitic people claiming descent from Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; an Israelite; a Jew.
- n. The Semitic language of the ancient Hebrews.
- n. Any of the various later forms of this language, especially the language of the Israelis.
- n. See Table at Bible.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Hebrew people or language.
- n. A member or descendant of a Semitic people claiming descent from Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
- n. A descendant of the biblical Patriarch Eber.
- proper n. The Semitic language spoken by the Hebrew people.
- proper n. The writing system used in Hebrew language.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An appellative of Abraham or of one of his descendants, esp. in the line of Jacob; an Israelite; a Jew.
- n. The language of the Hebrews; -- one of the Semitic family of languages.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Hebrews.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A member of that branch of the Semitic family of mankind descended, according to tradition, from Heber, the great-grandson of Shem, in the line of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; an Israelite; a Jew.
- n. The language spoken by the Hebrews, one of the northern or Canaanitic divisions of the Semitic family of languages.
- Of or pertaining to the Hebrews; Hebraic: as, the Hebrew language or rites.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or characteristic of the Hebrews
- n. a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
- n. the ancient Canaanitic language of the Hebrews that has been revived as the official language of Israel
- adj. of or relating to the language of the Hebrews
The analysis and syntax of the hebrew in the torah and in that particular narration just points to that fact ie waw consecutive, numerals, verb syntax, construction of sentences, etc No serious Old Testament Scholar that is specialized in Hebrew will concur that the Genesis account is a metaphor.
We sprinkled English poetry in among the hebrew piyutim Hebrew or Amaramaic liturgical poems.
Thus, the term Israeli is far more appropriate than Israeli Hebrew', a fortiori Modern Hebrew' or Hebrew' tout court.
Therefore, the term Israeli' is far more appropriate than Israeli Hebrew', let alone Modern Hebrew' or Hebrew' tout court.
Allah is hebrew for Curse so no Jewish person who speaks Hebrew could ever call God Allah because Allah means curse
And so the numerical value of Nero in Hebrew is 306 and the numerical value of Caesar in Hebrew is 360, and therefore the numerical value of Nero Caesar is 306+360 or exactly * 666*!
I'm afraid I've only read the last bit of this, but the word in Hebrew is 'ehiyeh.'
But most Jews I know consider the term Hebrew to be perjorative except when referring to language or alphabet.
"Angle" in Hebrew is "Bull" and when our forefathers marched out of Egypt they marched under a banner with a bull's head on it; there is where we got our John Bull from.
There are no vowels in Hebrew, and the word Isaac in Hebrew is "Saar."