hebraize

verb, often capitalized
he·​bra·​ize | \ ˈhē-brā-ˌīz How to pronounce hebraize (audio) \
hebraized; hebraizing

Definition of hebraize

intransitive verb

: to use Hebraisms

transitive verb

: to make Hebraic in character or form

Other Words from hebraize

hebraization \ ˌhē-​ˌbrā-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce hebraization (audio) \ noun, often capitalized

First Known Use of hebraize

1645, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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“Hebraize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hebraize. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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