נוצרי

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From נָצְרַת‎ (nats'rat, Nazareth) +‎ ־ִי (), the city of Jesus' origin, and thus the Hebrew term to identify Christians. Compare Arabic نَصْرَانِيّ (naṣrāniyy).

Noun[edit]

נוֹצְרִי (nots'rím (plural indefinite נוֹצְרִיִּים, feminine counterpart נוֹצְרִית)

  1. Christian

Adjective[edit]

נוֹצְרִי (nots'rí) (feminine נוֹצְרִית, masculine plural נוֹצְרִיִּים, feminine plural נוֹצְרִיּוֹת)

  1. Christian, having to do with Christians or Christianity