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Hebraist

[hee-brey-ist, -bree-] /ˈhi breɪ ɪst, -bri-/
noun
1.
a person versed in the Hebrew language.
2.
a person imbued with the spirit of the Hebrew people or given to their principles or practices.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; Hebra(ize) + -ist
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Hebraist

/ˈhiːbreɪɪst/
noun
1.
a person who studies the Hebrew language and culture
Derived Forms
Hebraistic, Hebraistical, adjective
Hebraistically, adverb
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