Judean
Judean Ju*de"an (j[-u]*d[=e]"an), a. [L. Judaeus. See {Jew}.] Of or pertaining to Judea. -- n. A native of Judea; a Jew. [1913 Webster]

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  • Judean — adjective or noun see Judaea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Judean — n. resident of the ancient region of Judea adj. of or pertaining to the ancient region of Judea …   English contemporary dictionary

  • judean — ju·de·an …   English syllables

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