The Jews (Ebreu: יְהוּדִים Yehudim [jɛhuːdiːm]), an aa kent as the Jewish fowk, are a naition an ethnoreleegious group oreeginatin in the Israelites or Ebreus o the Auncient Near East. The Jewish ethnicity, naitionality, an releegion are strangly interrelatit, as Judaism is the traditional faith o the Jewish naition. Converts tae Judaism, whose status as Jews athin the Jewish ethnos is equal tae those born intae it, hae been absorbed intae the Jewish fowk throughoot the millennie.
-  "The Jewish Problem: How To Solve It," U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, "Jews are a distinctive nationality of which every Jew, whatever his country, his station or shade of belief, is necessarily a member" (April 25, 1915), University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, Retrieved on June 15, 2009
-  Palmer, Henry, A History of the Jewish Nation (1875), D. Lothrop & Co., Retrieved on June 15, 2009
-  "The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein, Vol. 7: Berlin Years," U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, "The Jewish Nation is a living fact" (June 21, 1921), Princeton University Press, Retrieved on June 15, 2009