Definitions for jewryˈdʒu ri
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the Jewish people collectively.
a district inhabited mainly by Jews; ghetto.
Origin of Jewry:
1175–1225; ME jewerie < AF juerie (OF juierie) =juJew+-erie -ery
The land of the Jews; Judea.
Jews in general; the Jewish population of a locale.
Origin: From juerie.
judea; also, a district inhabited by Jews; a Jews' quarter
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