Hebraean

noun
He·​brae·​an | \ (ˈ)hē¦brēən, hiˈb-, (ˈ)he¦b-, həˈb- \
plural -s

Definition of Hebraean

archaic
: a Hebrew scholar

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Hebraean

Latin Hebraeus Hebrew + English -an

Learn More About Hebraean

Dictionary Entries Near Hebraean

hebona

Hebraean

Hebraic

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Hebraean

Cite this Entry

“Hebraean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hebraean. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!