Israël

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See also: israel, Israel, Ísrael, Israèl, and İsrael

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Israël or French Israël.

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Israël

  1. (non-native speakers' English) Israel.
    • 1999 May 20, salmieri, “ecology-community things to do in israël???”, in rec.travel.misc, Usenet[1], retrieved 2022-06-01:
      hi there, i will be going to israël very shorlty, and i'd like to go visit a few sites and communes where they apply ecological philosophy and permaculture.....
    • 2003 August 25, Fam van Delft, “Israël”, in alt.religion.christian.home-church, Usenet[2], retrieved 2022-06-01:
      Cor, my husband, and I are going to Israël at the end of next month.
    • 2004 July 29, kodok, “200 French Jews Rescued From Jew-Hating France!!!”, in alt.france, Usenet[3], retrieved 2022-06-01:
      If it is 200 jews leaving France per day, they would be all gone to Israël in 9 years (2013)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch israel, from Old Dutch israel, from Latin Isrāēl, from Ancient Greek Ἰσρᾱήλ (Isrāḗl), from Biblical Hebrew יִשְׂרָאֵל‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɪsraːˌɛl/
  • Hyphenation: Is‧ra‧el

Proper noun[edit]

Israël n

  1. Israel (a country in the Middle East)
    1. Republic of Israel (modern-day state of Israel)
    2. Kingdom of Israel (pre-exilic kingdom of Israel)
  2. Israel (nation, both modern and historical)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: Israel

Proper noun[edit]

Israël m

  1. Israel, Jacob (mythological character)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יִשְׂרָאֵל‎.

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Israël m

  1. Israel (a country in Western Asia, in the Middle East)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יִשְׂרָאֵל(yisra'él, Israel).

Proper noun[edit]

Israël m

  1. Israel