Hebrew is defined as a Jewish person, or the written or spoken language of Jewish people.(noun)
The definition of Hebrew is something or someone related to the Jewish people or religion.(adjective)
An example of Hebrew is the name Ezra; a Hebrew name.
See Hebrew in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME Hebreu < OFr < L Hebraeus < Gr Hebraios < Aram ivray < Heb ivri, lit., ? one from across (the Euphrates River)
See Hebrew in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English Ebreu
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin Hebraeus, Hebraic
Origin: , from Greek Hebraios
Origin: , from Aramaic ‘ibrāy
Origin: , from Hebrew ‘ibrî.
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