- Prejudice, discrimination or hostility directed against Jews or Judaism.
Etymology: :1879, German: Antisemitismus, coined by German political agitator w:Wilhelm Marr, Wilhelm Marr to replace Judenhass, making hatred of the Jews seem rational and sanctioned by scientific knowledge. Similar term antisemitisch (anti-semitic) dates from 1860, by Jewish scholar w:Moritz Steinschneider, Moritz Steinschneider. See Wikipedia: w: AntisemitismEtymology?_and_usage, Antisemitism:Etymology and Usage
- Dutch: anti-semitisme , jodenhaat
- French: (t, fr, anti-sémitisme, m)
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