Hebraism

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noun He·bra·ism \ˈhē-(ˌ)brā-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of Hebraism

  1. 1 :  a characteristic feature of Hebrew occurring in another language

  2. 2 :  the thought, spirit, or practice characteristic of the Hebrews

  3. 3 :  a moral theory or emphasis attributed to the Hebrews

1570

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1570

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