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New Hebrew

Mod′ern He′brew


n.
the language of the modern state of Israel, a revived form of Biblical and Mishnaic Hebrew. Abbr.: ModHeb
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Architect's drawings of the new Hebrew |Congregational Synagogue
An architect's drawings of the new Hebrew Congregational Synagogue planned on the site of an existing <Bsynagogue in Gateshead
In addition, through their exploration of marginal themes and characters, these works challenge the political and social hegemony of Ashkenazi (European) Jewish culture and the continued discursive dominance of the New Hebrew Man in Israel.
In tandem with the new Hebrew site, SANA also launched a page in Farsi, the language of its key ally Iran.
Lately, only very few people have been adopting new Hebrew surnames.
The New Hebrew Nation: A Study in Israeli Heresy and Fantasy.
The entire Yishuv (the new Hebrew society) believed in this doctrine.
Now here's a great dictionary,'' remarks Gadish, the secretary of the Academy committee that invents general-use words like those in the 1938 dictionary, but with a particular focus on new Hebrew monikers for popular foreign language words.
Once a suburb of Jaffa, Tel Aviv's rapid growth and attainment of municipal status furthered its meaning as the first new Hebrew city.
As for the meter, in order to reproduce the Italian endecasillabo, Immanuel created a new Hebrew line combining the traditional quantitative system of Spanish Hebrew poetry with the syllabic one characteristic of Italian verse.
It was originally consecrated for the New Hebrew Congregation in 1857.
The new Hebrew vocabulary constructed "iton" from the root for time (et) and the common ending "on," used to indicate "a thing comprising the concept rendered in the noun.