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 (jo͞o-dā′ĭk) also Ju·da·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
Of, relating to, or characteristic of Jews or Judaism: Judaic traditions.

[Latin Iūdaicus, from Greek Ioudaikos, from Greek Ioudaios, Jew; see Jew.]

Ju·da′i·cal·ly adv.


(dʒuːˈdeɪɪk) or


1. (Judaism) of or relating to the Jews or Judaism
2. (Judaism) a less common word for Jewish
Juˈdaically adv


(dʒuˈdeɪ ɪk)

also Ju•da′i•cal,

of or pertaining to Judaism or the Jews; Jewish.
[1605–15; < Latin jūdaicus < Greek ioudaikós=Ioudaî(os) Jew + -ikos -ic]
Ju•da′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Judaic - of or relating to or characteristic of the Jews or their culture or religion; "the Judaic idea of justice"
2.Judaic - of or relating to Jews or their culture or religion; "He is Jewish"; "a Jewish wedding"


[dʒuːˈdeɪɪk] ADJjudaico


[dʒuːˈdeɪɪk] adjjudaïque


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