[ hee-brey-is-tik, -bree- ]
/ ˌhi breɪˈɪs tɪk, -bri- /
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of or relating to Hebraists or characterized by Hebraism or Hebraisms.
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Sometimes He·bra·is·ti·cal .
OTHER WORDS FROM HebraisticHe·bra·is·ti·cal·ly, adverb
Words nearby Hebraistic
Hebr., Hebraic, Hebraicize, Hebraism, Hebraist, Hebraistic, Hebraize, Hebrew, Hebrew Bible, Hebrew calendar, Hebrews
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How to use Hebraistic in a sentence
I could not ignore the kind but firmly severe criticism implied; I could not but revolt from this Hebraistic onslaught.
It has become fashionable to divide the rival tendencies of modern thought into the two classes of Hellenistic and Hebraistic.Among Famous Books|John Kelman
Besides, the word 'know' is used by us Hebraistic writers to include not only a mental apprehension, but also a moral feeling.
The terrible force of this truly Hebraistic parallelism should be noted.Expositor's Bible: The Epistles of St. John|William Alexander
The phraseology of the verse in Θ has a distinctly Hebraistic look, much more so than in Ο´.The Three Additions to Daniel, A Study|William Heaford Daubney