Definition of judenrein in English:



  • From which Jews are excluded (originally with reference to organizations in Nazi Germany)

    ‘the Nazis sought to make Germany ‘judenrein’’
    • ‘His goal was to continue until the entire planet was judenrein.’
    • ‘Now, it seems, it is his turn to be demonized as his proposed evacuation from the Gaza Strip settlements comes to be labeled as a process aimed at making the Land of Israel judenrein - i.e., cleansed of Jews.’
    • ‘I realize full well that there are considerable differences between cultural genocide and mass murder, but in the end what concerns me is an increasingly judenrein America.’
    • ‘Twelve years of Nazism had been enough to make Germany judenrein.’


German, ‘free of Jews’.