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  •  Judaic people? (0+ / 0-)

    I think you're about 1900 years too late to use that term. I think the term you're looking for is Israeli.

    •  I thought "Israel" referred to the Lost Tribes (0+ / 0-)

      and the tribe that prevailed and persisted was the tribe of Judah.

      Interesting.

      When a coward sees a man he thinks he can beat he becomes hungry for a fight. -Chinhua Achebe, Things Fall Apart.

      by BughouseWW on Tue Nov 20, 2007 at 07:50:08 AM PST

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      •  It did, yes (0+ / 0-)

        But the name was revived in 1948. Even though the original Israel was scattered by the Assyrians way back when, while Judea survived the Babylonians, the Persians, and the Greeks, only being finally done in by the Romans.

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