'Hebrew is like a Sleeping Beauty'

Russian-speaking intellectuals gather in Jerusalem for 'slow reading' study of the city’s linguistic history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2017, 9:10 AM

Bennett's Initiative: Teach Arabs Hebrew in Kindergarten

Minister unveils new $7.9 million plan starting next year, aiming to boost Hebrew to give Arabs better jobs and economic power.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/13/2015, 9:37 PM

Ancient Scroll Discovered in 1970 Read for First Time

A Hebrew bible scroll dating to 500 CE, found in Ein Gedi in 1970, has been deciphered for the first time thanks to cutting-edge technology.Eliran Aharon, 7/20/2015, 8:27 PM

Croatian Soccer Star's Hebrew Tattoo Fail Revealed

Atletico Madrid striker's tattoo exposed during match with Real Madrid - but it's backwards, and grammatically egregious.Ari Yashar, Sarah Leah Lawent, 4/17/2015, 10:15 AM

New Council to Spread Hebrew in North America

WZO starts new council to advance Hebrew language and Israeli culture in North America.Darryl Egnal, Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 9:38 AM

Racist Attacker Assaults Israelis - For Speaking Spanish

Not too bright: Racist attacker takes ignorance to a whole new level after mistaking Hebrew for Spanish.Ari Soffer, 10/28/2013, 9:02 PM

Loving Hebrew: 7th Annual Conference on Hol Hamoed Pesach

An unusual conference on the levels of meaning and fine points of the Hebrew language to be held on Pesach in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2013, 9:28 AM

Hotel Security Guard Arrested for Vandalizing Yeshiva's Torah

A hotel security guard was arrested in Tennessee for vandalizing a Torah scroll and other property belonging to a Hebrew academy.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/16/2013, 1:43 AM

British Schools to Exclude Hebrew as Foreign Language

The British government is planning to exclude Hebrew from its list of officially recognized languages for primary schools. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/18/2012, 12:13 AM

Hamas Schools to Offer Hebrew, "Know Your Enemy"

This fall, a Hebrew class titled “Know Your Enemy” is going to be offered in Hamas-run schools in Gaza, according to The New York Times. Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/24/2012, 1:39 PM

Hamas Irks PA, Teaches Hebrew in Schools

Hamas has irked the rival Fatah-headed Palestinian Authority again – this time by teaching Hebrew in Gaza highs schools.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/24/2012, 1:16 PM

Only College Hebrew Classes in North Texas Face Imminent Closure

After 10 years of being only the university in North Texas to offer Hebrew classes, North Texas U. has decided to eliminate its program.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/10/2012, 2:34 PM

Here’s How Hebrew Saves a Language in Lapland

The Sami people of Norway are learning Hebrew language teaching methods to help save their own endangered language.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2012, 1:53 PM

How Do You Say 'Jerusalem' in Arabic?

Ministers debated this week between proposals on how to display Arabic language road signs in a Hebrew-speaking society.David Lev, 12/15/2011, 2:02 PM

Hebrew 101 - "Sandwich Shop"

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Hebrew Language Needs Public's Help, Says Government

The government wants the public to present ways of preserving and promoting the Hebrew language Gil Ronen, 8/31/2011, 9:18 PM

Bill to Make Hebrew Sole Official Language

Lawmakers have proposed a bill defining Hebrew the sole official language and define Israel as "the national home of the Jewish people."Gabe Kahn., 8/5/2011, 4:37 PM

Researcher: Best to Learn Hebrew in Your Own Accent

Researchers at Haifa University discover that non-native speakers understand Hebrew more easily when it is spoken with their own accent.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2010, 6:10 AM