I stood with a tape recorder, listening to men denounce the liberal media controlled by jews.
How about that thing jews like to spin on Hanukkah (or Chanukkah or Chanukah)?
jews were also emigrating to the city from other parts of Europe.
In South Africa, therefore, jews focused the emotional attachment they did not feel toward their own country on Israel.
So we never heard from him again and heard he had been killed, because there were jews being killed after the Holocaust in Poland.
The jews answered, 'His blood be on us and on our children.'
Manifestly, jews did not believe in gilded images and holy water.
For this he was no longer permitted to be a ruler of the jews.
I should think,” said Margaret warmly, “that you jews must hate us Christians.
But to whatever shrine these pilgrims were journeying, their errand should have made them sacrosanct to all jews.
late 12c. (in plural, giwis), from Anglo-French iuw, Old French giu, from Latin Iudaeum (nominative Iudaeus), from Greek Ioudaios, from Aramaic jehudhai (Hebrew y'hudi) "Jew," from Y'hudah "Judah," literally "celebrated," name of Jacob's fourth son and of the tribe descended from him. Replaced Old English Iudeas "the Jews." Originally, "Hebrew of the kingdom of Judah."
Jews' harp "simple mouth harp" is from 1580s, earlier Jews' trump (1540s); the connection with Jewishness is obscure. Jew-baiting first recorded 1853, in reference to German Judenhetze. In uneducated times, inexplicable ancient artifacts were credited to Jews, based on the biblical chronology of history: e.g. Jews' money (1570s) "Roman coins found in England." In Greece, after Christianity had erased the memory of classical glory, ruins of pagan temples were called "Jews' castles," and in Cornwall, Jews' houses was the name for the remains of ancient tin-smelting works.
"to cheat, to drive a hard bargain," 1824, from Jew (n.) (cf. gyp, welsh, etc.). The campaign to eliminate it in early 20c. was so successful that people began to avoid the noun and adjective, too, and started using Hebrew instead.
Now I'll say 'a Jew' and just the word Jew sounds like a dirty word and people don't know whether to laugh or not. [Lenny Bruce (1925-1966)]
The Israelites, particularly after their return from captivity in Babylon about five hundred years before the birth of Jesus; at that time, the Israelites were established as a religious group, founded on the Mosaic law, not simply a national group.
Note: When the Jewish nation was destroyed by the Romans in the year a.d. 70 and the Jews were scattered throughout the world, their religious beliefs and customs allowed them to remain one people.
Adherents of Judaism.