What is Jewish?

  • (adj): Of or relating to Jews or their culture or religion.
    Example: "He is Jewish"; "a Jewish wedding"
    Synonyms: Judaic

Some articles on jewish:

Isaac D'Israeli - Life and Career
... England, the only child of Benjamin D'Israeli (1730–1816), a Jewish merchant who had emigrated from Cento in Italy in 1748, and his second wife, Sarah Syprut de Gabay Villa Real (1742/3–1825) ... who came from another London merchant family of Italian-Jewish extraction ... The children were named according to Jewish customs and the boys were all circumcised ...
Extermination Camp
... This genocide of the Jewish people was the Third Reich's "Final Solution to the Jewish question" ... The Nazi attempts at Jewish genocide are collectively known as the Holocaust ...
Neturei Karta - History
... they were vocal opponents to the new political ideology of Zionism that was attempting to assert Jewish sovereignty in Ottoman-controlled Palestine ... secular and anti-religious, and asserted that Jewish redemption could only be brought about by the Jewish messiah ... Other Orthodox Jewish movements, including some who oppose Zionism, have denounced the activities of the radical branch of Neturei Karta ...
Baku - Demographics
5.3 0. 6,056 0.6 83,023 4.1 2,045,815 Until 1988 Baku had very large Russian, Armenian, and Jewish populations which contributed to cultural diversity ... Under Communism, the Soviets took over the majority of Jewish property in Baku and Kuba ... the Soviet Union, Azerbaijani President Heydar Aliyev has returned several synagogues and a Jewish college nationalized by the Soviets to the Jewish community ...
Yeruham - Culture
... groups, mainly students, as well as Jewish programming in local schools ... through documentation, and the BAMIDBAR Regional Center for Creative, Pluralistic Jewish Renewal ... of study and encounter integrating creative arts related to Jewish heritage for children, youth and adults of all backgrounds from Yeruham and all over the Negev ...

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