About the Academy 24/07/2018 – Posted in: General

The Academy of the Hebrew Language is the world’s premiere institution for the Hebrew language, and in Israel, its decisions are binding on all governmental agencies. Here, as one would expect, new Hebrew words and terms are created, and standards are set for grammar, orthography, transliteration and punctuation. Its flagship endeavor, however, is its work in preserving the Hebrew language and its development through the Historical Dictionary Project. As defined in its constitution, the Academy’s…

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The Academy Centre and Museum – Posted in: General

The Academy of the Hebrew Language was established by law in 1953 to serve as the official institution of the Hebrew Language. Over the years, the Academy has been the national institution for the study of the Hebrew language, continuing the activities begun by the Language Committee (Va‘ad Halashon), which include supervising the development of the language and providing professional terminology in Hebrew. In recent years, the Academy has promoted and developed new projects that…

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Activities – Posted in: General

The Academy of the Hebrew Language was established by law with a view to it becoming the “preeminent institution for the science of the Hebrew language.” Through decades of activity, the Academy has established its reputation as the national institute for the study and research of the Hebrew language and as an institution piloting one of the most important areas of our society and culture. The Academy includes over 40 members and approximately 60 employees.…

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– Posted in: About

Contact us   Friends of the Academy of the Hebrew Language in Jerusalem, Inc. Suite 15D | 80 Central Park West | New York, NY 10023, USA Marc D. Leve, Of counsel mleve@sillscummis.com 101 Park Avenue, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10178 p (212) 500-1591  |  f (212) 643-6500   |  m (917) 837-5241 Sarit Harel-Mimran, Director of Resource Development sarithm@hebrew-academy.org.il Giv’at-Ram Campus, Jerusalem 9190401, Israel p (972) 2 6493556  |  f (972) 2 5617065 |  m (972) 58 5020474

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Members – Posted in: About

Cantor Joseph Malovany Director, Chairman Prof. Moshe Bar-Asher Director, President Prof. Aharon Maman Director, Vice President Mr. Jacob Klein Director, Treasurer Ms. Alice Klein Director, Vice President Mr. Gil B. Cohen Director, Vice President Ms. Hemda Cohen Director Professor Avraham Holtz Director Dr. Toby Berger Holtz Director Dr. Aaron Koller Director Marc D. Leve Director, Secretary

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About – Posted in: About

Friends of The Academy of The Hebrew Language in Jerusalem, Inc. was established to assist the Academy of The Hebrew Language in accomplishing its goals, both in its ongoing work and in its efforts to establish the Center for the Hebrew Language. The Academy of the Hebrew Language was founded in 1953 to serve as the official institution of the Hebrew Language. Over the years, the Academy has been the national institution for the study of the Hebrew…

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