עברי

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See also: עבֿרי

Hebrew[edit]

Root
ע־ב־ר

Etymology[edit]

Traditionally from עֵבֶר ‎('éver, Eber), the ancestor of the Israelites. Probably from עָבַר ‎('avár, to cross), from the crossing of the river Euphrates to Canaan.

Adjective[edit]

עִבְרִי ‎(ivrím ‎(feminine עִבְרִית, masculine plural עִבְרִים or עִבְרִיִּים, feminine plural עִבְרִיּוֹת)

  1. Hebrew

Noun[edit]

עִבְרִי ‎(ivrim ‎(plural indefinite עִבְרִים)

  1. Hebrew (person)