Last modified on 22 April 2015, at 20:03

Jewish

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Jew +‎ -ish. Compare Old English Iūdēisc (Jewish), Dutch joodsch, joods (Jewish), German jüdisch (Jewish), Danish jødisk (Jewish), Swedish judisk (Jewish), Gothic Jewish (iudaivisks). See also Yiddish.

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: jo͞oʹ-ĭsh, IPA(key): /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

Jewish (comparative more Jewish, superlative most Jewish)

  1. Being a Jew, or relating to Jews, their ethnicity, religion or culture.
  2. Yiddish

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Jewish

  1. (informal, dated) The Yiddish language.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit