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Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary

Author: Solon Beinfeld; Harry Bochner
Publisher: Bloomington : INDIANA University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes over 37,000 entries compiled by a team of expert Yiddish linguists, Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary surpasses all its predecessors in the number of words and rich selection of idioms, examples of usage, and coverage of stylistic levels and dialect forms. The user-friendly entries include words for standard and literary as well as contemporary colloquial and conversational usage and a wide range of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Solon Beinfeld; Harry Bochner
ISBN: 9780253009838 0253009839
OCLC Number: 826179736
Awards: Winner of Winner, 2013 Judaica Reference Award.
Description: 744 p.
Responsibility: Solon Beinfeld ; Harry Bochner.

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