What does Jewish mean?

Definitions for Jewish
ˈdʒu ɪʃJewish

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"

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

How to pronounce Jewish?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Jewish in sign language?

  1. jewish

Numerology

  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

Examples of Jewish in a Sentence

  1. Chaim Silberstein:

    This is the very essence and the very cradle of Jewish civilization, going back to the very beginning of the bible, this provides the legitimacy of us sitting in Tel Aviv, in Haifa, and Netanya.

  2. Pat Boone:

    God has a sense of humor. Why else would he invent the porcupine and the giraffe ? something can be devilishly funny, but this skit is diabolical. God has only one real enemy — Satan. Satan ridicules faith, and they’re taking Satan’s side. They’re also ridiculing me and the film, telling impressionableyoung people not to see it because it's ridiculous. Then they throw in that the lawyer is Jewish to make the Christian look even worse, but it’s just anti-Semitic.

  3. Olivia Marks-Woldman:

    Even 70 years after the end of the Holocaust, the need for justice remains powerful, oskar Groening was part of the Nazi killing machine which murdered 6 million Jewish people, and it is right that a court has judged him for his role. He chose to stand by and be complicit in the killing.

  4. Julius Schoeps:

    The government must ask itself why the committee lacks some of the more influential German anti-Semitism researchers and why no emphasis was put on including experts from Jewish organizations and committees, this is a unique scandal.

  5. Businessman David Humphreys:

    The meaning I took from Mr. Hancock's statement and tone of his comments was clear: He (Tom Schweich) is Jewish — in case you didn't know — and that being Jewish is a negative attribute for Tom Schweich's gubernatorial race.

Images & Illustrations of Jewish

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