Languages of Israel
The Israeli population is a linguistically and culturally diverse community. The 15th edition of Ethnologue lists 33 languages and dialects spoken in local communities. The main language used for comm...
Languages of Israel - Wikipedia
A new weapon of Islamist extremists is...poetry?
Militant Islamist groups have a number of strategies for recruiting vulnerable young men to their cause. They produce videos, tap into social media and write fiery pamphlets with overblown rhetoric. ...
Hebrew language
Hebrew street sign, above in Hebrew script, below in Latin transliteration. Aluf Batslut veAluf Shum ("The Onion Champion and the Garlic Champion") is a play by Hayyim Nahman Bialik.Hebrew (/ˈhiːbruː/...
Hebrew language - Wikipedia
Arabic language
Arabic /ˈærəbɪk/ (Arabic: العَرَبِيةُ‎‎ al-ʻarabiyyah [alʕaraˈbijja] or Arabic: عربي ,عربى‎‎ ʻarabī [ˈʕarabiː]) is the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century and ...
Arabic language - Wikipedia
Ladino language
Judaeo-Spanish (also Judeo-Spanish and Judæo-Spanish: Judeo-Español, Hebrew script: גֿודֿיאו-איספאנייול, Cyrillic: Ђудео-Еспањол), commonly referred to as Ladino, is a Romance language derived from Ol...
Ladino language - Wikipedia
Modern Israeli Hebrew
Modern Hebrew (Hebrew: עברית חדשה‎, Ivrit Chadashah - "Modern Hebrew"), also known as Israeli Hebrew (Hebrew: עברית ישראלית‎ Ivrit yisra'elit - "Israeli Hebrew") or occasionally Ivrit, is...
Yiddish language
Yiddish (ייִדיש, יידיש or אידיש, yidish/idish, literally "Jewish") is the historical language of the Ashkenazi Jews. It originated during the 9th century in Central Europe, providing the pre-existing ...
Yiddish language - Wikipedia
Russian humour
Russian humour gains much of its wit from the inflection of the Russian language, allowing for plays on words and unexpected associations. As with any other culture's humour, its vast scope ranges fro...
Mishnaic Hebrew
Mishnaic Hebrew is any of the Hebrew dialects found in the Talmud, except for direct quotations from the Hebrew Bible. The dialects can be further sub-divided into Mishnaic Hebrew proper (also called ...
Mishnaic Hebrew - Wikipedia