Hebrew

Ancient language of the Jewish people, revived in xxx by Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, now the official language of Israel
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How does the Hebrew word for plague relate to a name for Jesus? Video

Watch to find out what Passover has to do with coronavirus, as well.

By JOSEPH MAGEN/ALL ISRAEL NEWS
15/04/2022

Is there a license to reinterpret the Torah through pronunciation?

The license to reinterpret the biblical text by transposing the vowels is a potent, perhaps even dangerous tool.

By LEVI COOPER
14/04/2022

Hebrew, Ulpan: The ultimate humiliation for immigrants to Israel

For years I have tried to master this language. Let me hear you speak English, buddy, I should say to them. Let me hear how you sound. Instead, I stay silent in my agony.

By SHERRI MANDELL
07/04/2022

6 Jewish words no journalist can live without -opinion

Journalism has its own specialized vocabulary, with talk of “ledes” and “nut grafs,” “sigs” and “kickers.” But there are also Jewish words for which there are no satisfactory substitutes.

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
28/03/2022

Dutch embassy presents augmented reality mural to Jaffa

For this mural, when scanned at one angle, you’ll look into your phone screen and see the teapot tipping over and pouring a cup of tea with Hebrew and Arabic letters coming out in the virtual steam.

By SHANNA FULD
27/02/2022

Dance festival created for Hebrew and Arabic speakers

Choreographers Yasmeen Godder and Nur Garabli will host the first Na’ot Ma’Ba’ad Festival (Moving Together Festival), a platform for creation in Arabic and Hebrew.

By ORI LENKINSKI
26/02/2022

Jared Leto has a thick Israeli accent in first teaser for TV series on WeWork founder Adam Neumann

An official teaser video released on Wednesday shows a first glimpse into Leto's interpretation of the native Hebrew speaker.

By CALEB A. GUEDES-REED/JTA
20/01/2022

Story of the underground Hebrew teachers of the USSR explored in book

The sages tell us that the Jewish people maintained three unique behaviors in Egypt: Their dress, their Hebrew names, and the Hebrew language.

By TOBY KLEIN GREENWALD
13/01/2022

WZO, Bar-Ilan launch college-credit Hebrew program for high school students

The program aims to give Jewish high school students from around the globe the opportunity to learn about Israeli culture while earning college credits.

World Braille Day - how does Israel use braille?

Since Louis Braille's death in 1852, his writing system has expanded all over the world and is used internationally.

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