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Jewish Languages Quiz

How much do you know about Hebrew, Aramaic and other languages spoken by Jews?

From Hebrew to Aramaic, Ladino, Yiddish, and Judaeo-Arabic — how much do you know about the languages that Jews spoke in the past and continue to speak today?

Question 1 of 10
How old is the Aramaic language?
Question 2 of 10
Jewish Neo-Aramaic texts are written in Hebrew, but:
Question 3 of 10
Which of these Jewish thinkers berates modern Jews for neglecting the Hebrew language and, in so doing, becoming Jewishly illiterate?
Question 4 of 10
Where did Yiddish originate?
Question 5 of 10
In the Middle Ages, Hebrew was used primarily for what?
Question 6 of 10
Which is NOT a name for Ladino?
Question 7 of 10
What language is The Zohar written in?
Question 8 of 10
When did editions of the Judeo-Spanish Bible translations first appear?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: In the time of the Mishnah, Hebrew was the language for scholarship, but most Jewish people spoke Aramaic.
Question 10 of 10
Which of these is NOT mostly Hebrew?

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