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Definition of Hebrew noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    Hebrew

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈhibru//
     
     
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  1. 1a member of an ancient race of people living in what is now Israel and Palestine. Their writings and traditions form the basis of the Jewish religion.
  2. 2the language traditionally used by the Hebrew people
  3. 3a modern form of the Hebrew language which is the official language of modern Israel compare Yiddish
Hebrew adjective
 
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