Hebrew vs Mishnaic - What's the difference?

hebrew | mishnaic |

As adjectives the difference between hebrew and mishnaic

is that hebrew is of or pertaining to the hebrew people or language while mishnaic is from or referring to the mishnah, the first part of the talmud.

As a noun hebrew

is a member or descendant of a semitic people claiming descent from abraham, isaac, and jacob.

As a proper noun hebrew

is the semitic language spoken by the hebrew people.




  • Of or pertaining to the Hebrew people or language.
  • Synonyms

    * Hebraic

    See also

    * (l)


    (en noun)
  • A member or descendant of a Semitic people claiming descent from Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
  • A descendant of the biblical Patriarch Eber.
  • Derived terms

    * Hebrewess * Shebrew

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The Semitic language spoken by the Hebrew people.
  • The writing system used in Hebrew language.
  • Derived terms

    * (l)


    * Ivrit

    See also

    * (he) * (Hebrew language)


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    (en adjective)
  • From or referring to the Mishnah, the first part of the Talmud.
  • In those rabbinical scriptures' Archaic form of Hebrew.
  • Synonyms

    * Mishnic * Mishnical

    See also

    * Biblical * Talmudic