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noun     /ˈhiː.bruː/
[U] the ancient language of the Jewish people and the official language of modern IsraelLanguage names [C] a Jewish person, used especially about the Jews of ancient IsraelNames of groups of people who lived in the pastPeople of specific racial or ethnic background Hebraic     /hɪˈbreɪ.ɪk/ adjective Hebraic studiesNames of groups of people who lived in the past Hebrew     adjective Language names
(Definition of Hebrew noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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