the state or quality of being Jewish.

Origin of Jewishness

First recorded in 1540–50; Jewish + -ness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Or was she deliberately choosing to forget and forgive his Jewishness?

    Ghetto Comedies

    Israel Zangwill

  • In short, he filled the place with my Jewishness and my hidden orthodoxy.

  • Hence, if the Freemasons took the Temple from them, it was innocent of Jewishness.

  • And he disliked, while he secretly acknowledged, his own Jewishness.

    Bella Donna

    Robert Hichens

  • Isaacson's mind asked that question, and his Jewishness replied.

    Bella Donna

    Robert Hichens