The Egyptians and Mesos were deeply involved in the worship of idols[ representations of animals, humans, stars, sun, moon etc.] or things created. Whereas the Jews only worshiped the creator who is invisible, thus no images.
It was Abraham who left UR of the Caldeans at God's command to go to what would become the 'promised land'. He received the covenant of circumcision which to the nations round about must have seemed strange indeed, [they were all uncirc.]
The Jews were herders, they kept livestock which was something detestable to the Egyptians, [since they worshiped many of the animals that the Jews kept]
The Egyptians shaved most or all of the hair from their bodies whereas the Jews kept beards and side locks and probably didn't shave their arms or legs either.
The Egyptians and Mesopotamians different in religion with the Judaism for the fact that the formers believed in many gods, while the latter only believe in One God.
At the time of Abraham the Hebrew, the area where he lived was full of pagan cults; they were polytheistic, worshiping multiple deities. Abraham was the first to advance the idea of ethical monotheism: the worship of One God, and the appropriate ethical code of conduct.
Link: How Abraham founded Judaism
The Israelites differed from other ancient peoples in the following ways:
Many religions have had virtually no exposure to the religion of the Hebrews; such as Buddhism, Confucianism, hinduism, Shintoism, Taoism and animism. In general, nations east of Iran, west of the Atlantic, north of the Mediterranean region and south of the Sahara had no knowledge of the Hebrews in olden times.It is easier to state the religions that have been influenced by Judaism, since there are only two: Christianity and Islam.
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