Israelite: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (iz'rē-u-līt", -rā-), [key]
- a descendant of Jacob, esp. a member of the Hebrew people who inhabited the ancient kingdom of Israel.
- one of a group considered by its members or by others as God's chosen people.
- of or pertaining to ancient Israel or its people; Hebrew.
- israelite (Thesaurus)