Hebraize


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He·bra·ize

 (hē′brā-īz′)
v. He·bra·ized, He·bra·iz·ing, He·bra·iz·es
v.tr.
To make Hebraic in form or idiom.
v.intr.
To use or adopt Hebraisms.

He′bra·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

Hebraize

(ˈhiːbreɪˌaɪz) or

Hebraise

vb
1. (Peoples) to become or cause to become Hebrew or Hebraic
2. (Languages) to become or cause to become Hebrew or Hebraic
ˌHebraiˈzation, ˌHebraiˈsation n
ˈHebraˌizer, ˈHebraˌiser n

He•bra•ize

(ˈhi breɪˌaɪz, -bri-)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.i.
1. to use Hebraisms.
v.t.
2. to make Hebraic or Hebraistic.
[1635–45; < Late Greek]
He`bra•i•za′tion, n.
He′bra•iz`er, n.

Hebraize


Past participle: Hebraized
Gerund: Hebraizing

Imperative
Hebraize
Hebraize
Present
I Hebraize
you Hebraize
he/she/it Hebraizes
we Hebraize
you Hebraize
they Hebraize
Preterite
I Hebraized
you Hebraized
he/she/it Hebraized
we Hebraized
you Hebraized
they Hebraized
Present Continuous
I am Hebraizing
you are Hebraizing
he/she/it is Hebraizing
we are Hebraizing
you are Hebraizing
they are Hebraizing
Present Perfect
I have Hebraized
you have Hebraized
he/she/it has Hebraized
we have Hebraized
you have Hebraized
they have Hebraized
Past Continuous
I was Hebraizing
you were Hebraizing
he/she/it was Hebraizing
we were Hebraizing
you were Hebraizing
they were Hebraizing
Past Perfect
I had Hebraized
you had Hebraized
he/she/it had Hebraized
we had Hebraized
you had Hebraized
they had Hebraized
Future
I will Hebraize
you will Hebraize
he/she/it will Hebraize
we will Hebraize
you will Hebraize
they will Hebraize
Future Perfect
I will have Hebraized
you will have Hebraized
he/she/it will have Hebraized
we will have Hebraized
you will have Hebraized
they will have Hebraized
Future Continuous
I will be Hebraizing
you will be Hebraizing
he/she/it will be Hebraizing
we will be Hebraizing
you will be Hebraizing
they will be Hebraizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been Hebraizing
you have been Hebraizing
he/she/it has been Hebraizing
we have been Hebraizing
you have been Hebraizing
they have been Hebraizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been Hebraizing
you will have been Hebraizing
he/she/it will have been Hebraizing
we will have been Hebraizing
you will have been Hebraizing
they will have been Hebraizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been Hebraizing
you had been Hebraizing
he/she/it had been Hebraizing
we had been Hebraizing
you had been Hebraizing
they had been Hebraizing
Conditional
I would Hebraize
you would Hebraize
he/she/it would Hebraize
we would Hebraize
you would Hebraize
they would Hebraize
Past Conditional
I would have Hebraized
you would have Hebraized
he/she/it would have Hebraized
we would have Hebraized
you would have Hebraized
they would have Hebraized
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The very requirement of identification is manifested, for instance, in Ben-Gurion's call to those in state service to Hebraize their names, as part of the process of molding a collective identity.
While most members of the Jewish Education Association overseeing the school were of Reform background, in 1942 they went well beyond philanthropic Zionism by passing a resolution pledging to "help Hebraize our cultural life in the Diaspora," due to the need "to train the rising generation to speak Hebrew and to be prepared to live in Palestine or to share its living culture.
Besides, the idea of changing one's name was not only to Hebraize it, but to break with the Galut, the Diaspora, to start a new chapter.