Definition of Black Jew in English:

Black Jew

noun

  • another term for Falasha
    • ‘That having been said, there are white European Jews, Black Jews (Ethiopians and converts from America and elsewhere), Sephardi Jews from Arab lands and Indian Jews.’
    • ‘This study sparked a great deal of interest among researchers interested in the origins of the ‘Black Jews’ of South Africa.’
    • ‘It describes the epic lengths that the Black Jews went to in order to reach the homeland they had never seen.’