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Definitions and Synonyms of israelite | Another word for israelite | What is israelite?

Definition 1: a native or inhabitant of the ancient kingdom of Israel - [noun denoting person]

(israelite is a kind of ...) a native or inhabitant of Asia

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of the people inhabiting Samaria in biblical times

(... is a member of israelite) an ancient kingdom of the Hebrew tribes at the southeastern end of the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Saul around 1025 BC and destroyed by the Assyrians in 721 BC

Definition 2: a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for israelite in the sense of this definition

(israelite is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of israelite ) a Jewish supporter of Zionism

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of an ancient Jewish sect in Judea in the first century who fought to the death against the Romans and who killed or persecuted Jews who collaborated with the Romans

(... is a kind of israelite ) a legendary Jew condemned to roam the world for mocking Jesus at the Crucifixion

(... is a kind of israelite ) a Jew who is of Spanish or Portuguese or North African descent

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of an ancient Jewish sect around the time of Jesus; opposed to the Pharisees

(... is a kind of israelite ) liberal Jew who tries to adapt all aspects of Judaism to modern circumstances

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of an ancient Jewish sect noted for strict obedience to Jewish traditions

(... is a kind of israelite ) Jew who practices strict observance of Mosaic law

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of the Hebrew tribe of Levi (especially the branch that provided male assistants to the temple priests)

(... is a kind of israelite ) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew

(... is a kind of israelite ) a woman who is a Jew

(... is a kind of israelite ) a member of an ascetic Jewish sect around the time of Jesus

(... is a kind of israelite ) Jew who keeps some requirements of Mosaic law but adapts others to suit modern circumstances

(... is a kind of israelite ) a Jew of eastern European or German descent

(... is an instance of israelite) (Old Testament) nephew of Abraham; God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah but chose to spare Lot and his family who were told to flee without looking back at the destruction

(... is an instance of israelite) a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)

(... is a member of israelite) Jews collectively

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