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. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    I haven't changed my policy. I never retracted my speech in Bar-Ilan University six years ago calling for a demilitarized Palestinian state that recognizes the Jewish state, what has changed is the reality.

  2. Elie Wiesel:

    I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory.

  3. Harry Reid:

    As our relationship built, her parents came to the realization that it could be something serious and it was a very difficult time, the last few years of courtship, because they of course wanted her to meet somebody Jewish.

  4. Yonatan Adler:

    Although chalkstone vessels are well-known at many Jewish sites throughout the country.

  5. Jacqueline van Maarsen:

    I was 11 when the Germans invaded Holland. I remember seeing the planes flying overhead and sensing the great agitation of my parents. I thought we might get bombed or we might not get enough food, but the idea that we faced another threat because we were Jewish didn’t even enter my head. My mother was a Parisian Catholic, and although my father had registered us as Jewish in Amsterdam in 1938 — he wanted us to be part of the Jewish community, like the rest of his Dutch family — my older sister and I weren’t really brought up as Jewish.

Images & Illustrations of Jewish

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