Hebrew articles on Wikipedia
Hebrew language
Hebrew (/ˈhiːbruː/; עברית‎, Ivrit [ʔivˈʁit] ( listen) or [ʕivˈɾit] ( listen)) is a Northwest Semitic language native to Israel, spoken by over 9 million
May 21st 2017

Hebrew alphabet
Hebrew The Hebrew alphabet (Hebrew: אָלֶף־בֵּית עִבְרִי‎, Alefbet Ivri), known variously by scholars as the Jewish script, square script and block script, is
May 11th 2017

Hebrew Bible
Hebrew-BibleHebrew Bible or Hebrew-ScripturesHebrew Scriptures (Latin: Biblia Hebraica) is the term used by biblical scholars to refer to the Tanakh (Hebrew: תנ"ך‎‎; Latin: Thanach)
May 17th 2017

Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew Biblical Hebrew (Hebrew: עִבְרִית מִקְרָאִית‎ Miqra'it">Ivrit Miqra'it or לְשׁוֹן הַמִּקְרָא‎ Leshon ha-Miqra), also called Classical Hebrew, is an archaic form
May 19th 2017

Mishnaic Hebrew
Mishnaic Hebrew proper (also called Tannaitic Hebrew, Early Rabbinic Hebrew, or Mishnaic Hebrew I), which was a spoken language, and Amoraic Hebrew (also
May 9th 2017

Yemenite Hebrew
Hebrew Yemenite Hebrew (Hebrew: עִבְרִית תֵּימָנִית‎ Ivrit Teimanit), also referred to as Temani Hebrew, is the pronunciation system for Hebrew traditionally
May 17th 2017

Sephardi Hebrew
Sephardi Hebrew (or Sepharadi Hebrew) is the pronunciation system for Biblical Hebrew favored for liturgical use by Sephardi Jewish practice. Its phonology
Feb 28th 2017

Hebrew literature
Hebrew literature consists of ancient, medieval, and modern writings in the Hebrew language. It is one of the primary forms of Jewish literature, though
May 17th 2017

Revival of the Hebrew language
The revival of the Hebrew language took place in Europe and Israel toward the end of the 19th century and into the 20th century, through which the language's
May 20th 2017

Ashkenazi Hebrew
Hebrew Ashkenazi Hebrew (Hebrew: הגייה אשכנזית‎‎ Hagiyya Ashkenazit, Yiddish: אַשכּנזישע הבֿרה‎), is the pronunciation system for Biblical and Mishnaic Hebrew favored
Mar 25th 2017

Modern Hebrew
Hebrew Modern Hebrew or Hebrew Israeli Hebrew (Hebrew: עברית חדשה‎, ʿivrit ḥadasa[h], [ivˈrit xadaˈʃa] – "Hebrew Modern Hebrew" or "New Hebrew"), generally referred to by speakers
May 1st 2017

Romanization of Hebrew
Hebrew, see International Phonetic Alphabet for Hebrew. Wikipedia's">For Wikipedia's romanization conventions, see Wikipedia:Hebrew. Hebrew uses the Hebrew alphabet
Apr 29th 2017

HebrewsHebrews (Hebrew: עברים or עבריים, Tiberian ʿIḇrim, ʿIḇriyyim; Modern Hebrew ʿIvrim, ʿIvriyyim; ISO 259-3 ʕibrim, ʕibriyim) is a term appearing 34 times
Apr 20th 2017

Hebrew name
Hebrew names are names that have a Hebrew language origin, classically from the Hebrew Bible. They are mostly used by Jews and Christians, but many are
Apr 17th 2017

Hebrew keyboard
Hebrew A Hebrew keyboard (Hebrew: מקלדת עברית mikledet ivrit) comes in two different keyboard layouts. Most Hebrew keyboards are bilingual, as Latin characters
May 6th 2017

Hebrew diacritics
Hebrew orthography includes several types of diacritics: (Mainly) a set of mostly optional ancillary glyphs known as niqqud in Hebrew, which are used
Mar 30th 2017

Paleo-Hebrew alphabet
The Paleo-Hebrew alphabet (Hebrew: הכתב העברי הקדום‎), also spelt Palaeo-Hebrew alphabet, is a variant of the Phoenician alphabet. Like the Phoenician
May 23rd 2017

Mizrahi Hebrew
Mizrahi Hebrew, or Eastern Hebrew, refers to any of the pronunciation systems for Biblical Hebrew used liturgically by Jews Mizrahi Jews, that is, Jews from
Apr 10th 2017

Black Hebrew Israelites
Black Hebrew Israelites (also called Black Hebrews, African Hebrew Israelites, and Hebrew Israelites) are groups of African Americans who believe that
Apr 26th 2017

Prefixes in Hebrew
For more details on Hebrew grammar, see Hebrew grammar and Hebrew verb conjugation. There are several prefixes in the Hebrew language which are appended
Nov 20th 2016

Cursive Hebrew
Hebrew Cursive Hebrew (Hebrew: כתב עברי רהוט‎‎ ktav ivri rahut) is a collective designation for several styles of handwriting the Hebrew alphabet. Modern Hebrew, especially
Jan 11th 2017

Hebrew numerals
The system of Hebrew numerals is a quasi-decimal alphabetic numeral system using the letters of the Hebrew alphabet. The system was adapted from that of
Apr 7th 2017

Hebrew calendar
The Hebrew or Jewish calendar (הַלּוּחַ הָעִבְרִי‎, Ha-Luah ha-Ivri) is a lunisolar calendar used today predominantly for Jewish religious observances
May 23rd 2017

Samaritan Hebrew
Hebrew Samaritan Hebrew (Hebrew: עברית שומרונית‎‎) is a reading tradition as used liturgically by the Samaritans for reading the Ancient Hebrew language of the
Apr 20th 2017

Academy of the Hebrew Language
The Academy of the Hebrew-LanguageHebrew Language (Hebrew: הָאָקָדֶמְיָה לַלָּשׁוֹן הָעִבְרִית‎, Ha-Akademya la-Lashon ha-Ivrit) was established by the Israeli government
May 7th 2017

Hebrew punctuation
Hebrew punctuation is similar to that of English and other Western languages, Modern Hebrew having imported additional punctuation marks from these languages
Jan 6th 2017

Italian Hebrew
Hebrew Italian Hebrew or Hebrew Italki Hebrew refers to the pronunciation system for liturgical Hebrew traditionally used by Italian Jews. The Italian pronunciation
May 28th 2015

Ancient Hebrew writings
is a part of Hebrew literature This article is concerned with Hebrew-language texts written in the period from the beginning of Hebrew writing to the
May 17th 2017

Study of the Hebrew language
Study of the Hebrew language has an ancient history. Since Hebrew is the original language of the Hebrew Bible (known as the Torah and Tanakh), it is
Apr 19th 2017

Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Hebrew-University">The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Hebrew: האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים‎‎, Ha-Universita ha-Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim; Arabic: الجامعة العبرية في القدس‎‎,
May 21st 2017

Hebrew Braille
Hebrew-BrailleHebrew Braille (Hebrew: ברייל עברי‎‎) is the braille alphabet for Hebrew. The International Hebrew-BrailleHebrew Braille Code is widely used. It was devised in the 1930s
Oct 8th 2016

African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem
African Hebrew Israelite Nation of Jerusalem (also known as Black-Hebrew-Israelites">The Black-Hebrew-IsraelitesBlack Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem, Black-Hebrew-IsraelitesBlack Hebrew Israelites, or simply Black-HebrewsBlack Hebrews or Black
May 19th 2017

Hebrew Wikipedia
Hebrew-Wikipedia">The Hebrew Wikipedia (Hebrew: ויקיפדיה: האנציקלופדיה החופשית‎‎; Wikipedya: ha-entsiklopedya ha-ḥofshit, IPA: [wikiˈpedja ha(ʔ)entsikloˈpedja haχofˈʃit])
Feb 13th 2017

Modern Hebrew phonology
Modern Hebrew is phonetically simpler than Biblical Hebrew and has fewer phonemes, but it is phonologically more complex. It has 25 to 27 consonants and
Apr 20th 2017

Medieval Hebrew
Medieval Hebrew was a literary and liturgical language that existed between the 4th and 18th century. It was not commonly used as a spoken language, but
Nov 2nd 2016

Suffixes in Hebrew
For more details on Hebrew grammar, see Hebrew grammar and Hebrew verb conjugation. There are several suffixes in Hebrew which are appended to regular
Feb 13th 2017

Hebrew poetry
books of the Hebrew-Bible-PiyyutHebrew Bible Piyyut, religious Jewish liturgical poetry in Hebrew or Aramaic Medieval Hebrew poetry written in Hebrew Modern Hebrew poetry, poetry
Apr 19th 2013

Modern Hebrew grammar
Modern Hebrew grammar is partly analytic, expressing such forms as dative, ablative, and accusative using prepositional particles rather than morphological
May 17th 2017

Modern Hebrew verb conjugation
In Hebrew, verbs, which take the form of derived stems, are conjugated to reflect their tense and mood, as well as to agree with their subjects in gender
May 13th 2017

Hebrew phonology
Hebrew phonology may refer to: Biblical Hebrew phonology Modern Hebrew phonology
Jul 20th 2012

Bible translations into Hebrew
Bible translations into Hebrew include attempts to translate Biblical Aramaic into the Hebrew language as well as the New Testament—which was likely composed
May 17th 2017

Hebrew spelling
Hebrew spelling (Hebrew: כתיב עברי‎‎ /ktiv ʕivˈri/, "Hebrew spelling") refers to the way words are spelled in the Hebrew language. The Hebrew alphabet
Apr 12th 2017

Hebrew astronomy
Hebrew astronomy refers to any astronomy written in Hebrew or by Hebrew speakers, or translated into Hebrew. It also includes an unusual type of literature
May 17th 2017

Hebrew Gospel hypothesis
Gospel The Hebrew Gospel hypothesis (or proto-Gospel hypothesis or Aramaic Matthew hypothesis) is a group of theories based on the proposition that a lost gospel
Jan 30th 2017

DEC Hebrew
DEC-Hebrew The DEC Hebrew character set is an 8-bit character set developed by Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) to support the Hebrew alphabet. It was derived
Feb 16th 2017

Tiberian Hebrew
Tiberian Hebrew is the canonical pronunciation of the Hebrew Bible or Tanakh committed to writing by Masoretic scholars living in the Jewish community
Apr 2nd 2017

Unicode and HTML for the Hebrew alphabet
Unicode">The Unicode and HTML for the Hebrew alphabet are found in the following tables. Unicode">The Unicode Hebrew block extends from U+0590 to U+05FF and from U+FB1D
Jan 7th 2017

Hebrew school
Hebrew school can be either (1) the Jewish equivalent of Sunday school – an educational regimen separate from secular education, focusing on topics of
Feb 27th 2016

Hebrew labor
"Hebrew labor" (Hebrew: עבודה עברית‎‎, Avoda Ivrit) is a term referring to the ideal adopted by some Jews in Ottoman and Mandate Palestine during the
Jan 13th 2017

Israelian Hebrew
Hebrew Biblical Hebrew. For modern Hebrew Israeli Hebrew, see Hebrew Modern Hebrew. Hebrew Israelian Hebrew (or IH) is a proposed northern dialect of biblical Hebrew (BH). It
May 13th 2016

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