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Israeli

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 and Etymology of israeli

Modern Hebrew yiśrĕ'ēlī, from Hebrew, Israelite, noun & adjective, from Yiśrā'ēl


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Israeli

noun

Definition of Israeli

plural Israelis also Israeli
: a native or inhabitant of the republic of Israel

First Known Use of israeli

1948


ISRAELI Defined for English Language Learners

Israeli

noun

Definition of Israeli for English Language Learners

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


ISRAELI Defined for Kids

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Israeli

adjective Is·rae·li \ iz-ˈrā-lē \

Definition of Israeli for Students

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

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Israeli

noun

Definition of Israeli for Students

: a person born or living in the country of Israel


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