1. [ noun ] (Judaism,government,geography) an ancient kingdom of the Hebrew tribes at the southeastern end of the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Saul around 1025 BC and destroyed by the Assyrians in 721 BC
Related terms: kingdom israelite Middle_East
2. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 399
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 2962
4. [ noun ] (government,geography) Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
Synonyms: Zion sion state_of_israel Yisrael
Related terms: country Israeli Middle_East Jerusalem Tel_Aviv accho Sodom Bethelem West_Bank Dead_Sea Negev Golan_Heights Haifa caesarea mount_carmel Jordan galilee bethlehem Gomorrah Gaza_Strip kibbutz idf haganah mossad general_security_services sayeret a'man 15_may_organization pflp-gc kach moshav fatah_tanzim
Similar spelling:   Israeli