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Eretz Israel

[ er-its ]
/ ˈɛr ɪts /
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noun

the land of Israel.

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Also Er·etz Yis·ra·el [Sephardic Hebrew er-ets-yis rah-el; Ashkenazic Hebrew er-its-yis-roil]. /Sephardic Hebrew ˈɛr ɛts yɪs rɑˈɛl; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈɛr ɪts yɪsˈrɔɪl/.

Origin of Eretz Israel

From Hebrew ereṣ yiśrāʾēl

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