Hebraic
adjective Etymology: Middle English Ebrayke, from Late Latin Hebraicus, from Greek Hebraikos, from Hebraios Date: 14th century of, relating to, or characteristic of the Hebrews or their language or culture • Hebraically adverb

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  • Hebraic — He bra ic, a. [L. Hebraicus, Gr. ?: cf. F. hebra[ i]que. See {Hebrew}.] Of or pertaining to the Hebrews, or to the language of the Hebrews. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hebraic — late 14c., from O.Fr. hebraique and directly from L.L. Hebraicus, from Gk. Hebraikos, from Hebraios (see HEBREW (Cf. Hebrew)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hebraic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ of Hebrew or the Hebrews …   English terms dictionary

  • Hebraic — [hē brā′ik, hibrā′ik] adj. [LL Hebraicus < Gr Hebraïkos] of or characteristic of the Hebrews or their language or culture; Hebrew Hebraically adv …   English World dictionary

  • Hebraic — He|bra|ic [hıˈbreı ık] adj formal [Date: 1300 1400; : Late Latin; Origin: Hebraicus, from Greek Hebraios; HEBREW] connected with the Hebrew language or people ▪ Hebraic literature …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Hebraic — adjective connected with the Hebrew language or people: Hebraic literature …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Hebraic — Hebraically, adv. /hi bray ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Hebrews, their language, or their culture. Also, Hebrew. [1350 1400; ME < LL Hebraicus < Gk Hebraïkós, equiv. to Hebra(îos) HEBREW + ikos IC; r. OE Ebreisc] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hebraic — adjective of, or relating to the Hebrew people, language or culture See Also: Hebraize, Hebrew …   Wiktionary

  • hebraic — he|braic Mot Agut Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Hebraic — He|bra|ic [ hı breıık ] adjective HEBREW …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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