Origin of Hebrew
Related formsnon-He·brew, noun, adjectivepre-He·brew, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for hebrew
So why did the God of the Hebrew people choose such a scandalous setting for becoming human?
They were conducted entirely in Hebrew, a language the U.S. native does not speak, although he was provided a translator.The Strange Case of the Christian Zionist Terrorist|Creede Newton|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The name Easter may, or may not, be derived from the Sumerian goddess Inanna, or Ishtar—the source of the Hebrew name Esther.
Then just 8-years-old he saw writing on a deli Billboard that was in Hebrew.Out of the Birdcage: How Mike Nichols Made Gay Culture Mainstream|Kevin Fallon|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But he insist his character, Petel (Hebrew for raspberry) has a universal appeal.
I need hardly remark that every name in the Bible, especially Hebrew names, has a meaning of its own.Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study|Dwight Moody
Within its walls he was as secure as was the ancient Hebrew in his city of refuge.Milton's England|Lucia Ames Mead
For poetical charm the first place is to be assigned to the Egyptian, Hebrew, and Hindu hymns.Introduction to the History of Religions|Crawford Howell Toy
In Greek and Hebrew the third letter (gimel, gamma) had the power of the flat mute g, as in gun.The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
What nation of ancient history can claim and identify those customs and observances as their own, if not the Hebrew?