hebe

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noun, often capitalized \ˈhēb\

Definition of hebe

disparaging + offensive

  1. :  jew

Origin and Etymology of hebe

short for Hebrew


First Known Use: 1926


Hebe

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noun He·be \ˈhē-bē\

Definition of Hebe

  1. :  the Greek goddess of youth and a cupbearer to the gods

Origin and Etymology of hebe

Latin, from Greek Hēbē


First Known Use: 1561


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