What does JEWISH mean?

Definitions for JEWISHˈdʒu ɪʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word JEWISH.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jewish, Judaic(adj)

    of or relating to Jews or their culture or religion

    "He is Jewish"; "a Jewish wedding"


  1. Jewish(a.)

    Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Judaism.


  1. Jewish(Adjective)

    Being a Jew, or relating to Jews, their religion or their culture.

  2. Jewish(Adjective)


  3. Jewish(ProperNoun)

    The Yiddish language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jewish(adj)

    of or pertaining to the Jews or Hebrews; characteristic of or resembling the Jews or their customs; Israelitish

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'JEWISH' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4132

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'JEWISH' in Adjectives Frequency: #557


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of JEWISH in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of JEWISH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner:

    I am Jewish, and to think that a person of my religion, the Jewish religion, can make a deal not to prosecute the death of 85 people, most of them Jewish in Argentina ... I have to tell you, it's not easy to live with.

  2. Hannah Pik-Goslar:

    I'm not exacity sure which of the other children were Jewish. You don't pay attention to that. They knew that I was, because on Saturdays, on Shabbat, I didn't go to school. But lots of other Jewish children, such as Anne, did go.

  3. The Israeli leader:

    No matter what disagreements there have been within the Jewish community, maintaining the unity of our people is of paramount importance, now more than ever we must work together to unite the Jewish people and secure the Jewish state.

  4. Shlomo Gaisin:

    We're all Jewish so proud of it and we're connected to our roots, and that inspires us in an incredible way to connect to the world. So yeah, technically by very nature we're a Jewish band, but we're connecting with the entire world. Our music is not just Jewish.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Recent threats targeting Jewish community centers and vandalism of Jewish cemeteries, as well as last week’s shooting in Kansas City, remind us that while we may be a nation divided on policies, we are a country that stands united in condemning hate and evil in all of its very ugly forms.

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