This week, we’re looking at the revival of the Hebrew language. While the Bible and some religious texts were written in ancient Hebrew, it hadn’t been spoken in daily life for centuries.
Eliezer Ben Yehuda
A good number of their children spoke the language of Ashdod and the language of those various peoples, and did not know how to speak Judean. Nechemya (Nehemiah) 13:24 ּובְ נֵיהֶ ם חֲ צִ י מְ דַ בֵ ר אַ ׁשְ ּדֹודִ ית וְ אֵ ינָם מַ כ ִ ירִ ים לְ דַ בֵ ר יְהּודִ… Read more »