Dictionary

1Israeli

adjective Is·rae·li \iz-ˈrā-lē also ˌiz-rə-ˈā-lē\

Definition of ISRAELI

:  of or relating to the people or the republic of Israel

Origin of ISRAELI

Modern Hebrew yiśrĕ'ēlī, from Hebrew, Israelite, noun & adjective, from Yiśrā'ēl
First Known Use: 1948

Rhymes with ISRAELI

2Israeli

noun

: a person born, raised, or living in modern Israel

plural Israelis also Israeli

Full Definition of ISRAELI

:  a native or inhabitant of the republic of Israel

First Known Use of ISRAELI

1948
ISRAELI Defined for Kids

1Israeli

adjective Is·rae·li \iz-ˈrā-lē\

Definition of ISRAELI for Kids

:  of or relating to the country of Israel or its people

2Israeli

noun

Definition of ISRAELI for Kids

:  a person born or living in the country of Israel

Browse

3 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: Israeli HebrewPrevious Word in the Dictionary: IsraelAll Words Near: Israeli
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears