The original name of "Jews" was Hebrews. The word "hebrew" derived from the name Eber, one of Avraham's ancestors. The Israelites refers to the decendants of Jacob (also known as Israel). The word "Jew" derived from Judah, the name of one of Jacob's 12 sons. It was'nt until after the death of King Solomon, the nation was spilt into 2 kingdoms, Judah and Israel, that the word "Jew" could properly be used.
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