Definitions for jewishˈdʒu ɪʃ

This page provides all 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"

GCIDE

  1. Jewish(a.)

    Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Judaism.

Wiktionary

  1. Jewish(Adjective)

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

  2. Jewish(Adjective)

    Yiddish

  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Ledermann:

    I changed my name, took off my star, and became a non-Jewish person.”

  2. Rabbi Scheinberg:

    We are very openly Jewish in that community, we’ve never had any problems in the past.

  3. Noam Arnon:

    Hebron is the beginning and the cradle and the root and the foundation of Jewish history.

  4. Fred Zeidman:

    They are unequivocally not going because they think they are going to woo the Jewish vote.

  5. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    Today, the Jewish people face another attempt by yet another Persian potentate to destroy us.

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