- First Aliyah of Zionist pioneers from Russia, starting in 1882. The word is formed from the first letters of the Hebrew phrase in Isaiah, meaning ‘House of Jacob, come, let us go’.
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BILU — (Heb. בִּיל״וּ, Hebrew initials of Beit Ya akov Lekhu ve Nelkhah; House of Jacob, come ye and let us go, Isa. 2:5), an organized group of young Russian Jews who pioneered the modern return to Ereẓ Israel. Bilu was a reaction to the 1881 pogroms… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Bilu — ( he. ביל ו; acronym based on a verse from the Book of Isaiah (2:5) בית יעקב לכו ונלכה Beit Ya akov Lekhu Ve nelkha ( House of Jacob, let us go [up] ) was a group of Jewish idealists aspiring to settle in the Land of Israel with the political… … Wikipedia
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Bilu Movement — A Zionist society and movement of Palestinian pioneers from the nonreligious Jewish Russian intellectual leadership, founded in Kharkov in 1882, which spearheaded the First Aliya. It derived its name from the Hebrew acronym of the Biblical… … Historical Dictionary of Israel
Asher Bilu — (born 1936) is a highly regarded Australian artist whose paintings, sculpture and installations are fascinating, challenging and extremely moving. He is very prolific and has been widely exhibited in Australia and Europe, with work held by major… … Wikipedia
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