noun, plural da·ya·nim [Sephardic Hebrew dah-yah-neem; Ashkenazic Hebrew dah-yaw-nim] /Sephardic Hebrew ˌdɑ yɑˈnim; Ashkenazic Hebrew dɑˈyɔ nɪm/. Hebrew.
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Nowhere is Dayan suggesting that these Palestinians be granted Israeli citizenship.What Salon Forgets to Ask Settler Activist Dani Dayan|Mira Sucharov|July 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The more buoyant Dayan declared that Israel was now an empire.
Neither Dayan nor the people she interviewed elaborated on what P-plus meant.Olmert Blasts Bibi on Iran, Relationship with Obama|Dan Ephron|November 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Tyler is much better when he comes to the subsequent actors in the drama such as Dayan, Peres, Netanyahu and Ariel Sharon.
“He described the reality that anyone with eyes can see,” Dayan said.
The Dayan rose, came up and looked at her, took the letter, and began to read it silently to himself.
"There is nothing in it for you, you wouldn't understand," replied the Dayan, with a smile.
Taube left him, and resolved to go that evening to the Dayan.
And no sooner had she got home, cooked the dinner, and fed the children, than she was off with the letter to the Dayan.
Although he bore the modest title of judge229 (Dayan), he yet performed the various functions of a Gaon.History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz