Yiddish

Yiddish 1875, from Yiddish yidish, from M.H.G. jüdisch "Jewish" (in phrase jüdisch deutsch "Jewish-German"), from jude "Jew," from O.H.G. judo, from L. Judaeus (see JEW (Cf. Jew)). The English word has been re-borrowed in German as jiddisch.

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  • Yiddish — ייִדיש Parlée aux États Unis, Israël, Brésil, Belgique, Ukraine, Biélorussie, Russie, Canada, France, Argentine et nombreux autres pays Région Israël et diaspora juive. Fortes concentrations de locuteurs à New York (États Unis), et …   Wikipédia en Français

  • yiddish — [ jidiʃ ] n. m. inv. • 1907; yudish 1864; mot angl., transcription de l all. jüdisch « juif », adj. ♦ Ensemble des parlers germaniques des communautés juives d Europe orientale (et autrefois d Allemagne). ⇒ judéo allemand. Adj. inv. La… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Yiddish — ► NOUN ▪ a language used by Jews in or from central and eastern Europe, originally a German dialect with words from Hebrew and several modern languages. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to this language. DERIVATIVES Yiddisher noun. ORIGIN from Yiddish… …   English terms dictionary

  • Yiddish — [yid′ish] n. [Yiddish yidish, for Ger jüdisch (deutsch), Jewish (German) < jüdisch, Jewish < Jude, a Jew < L Judaeus: see JEW] a language derived from Middle High German, spoken by East European Jews and their descendants in other… …   English World dictionary

  • Yiddish — Yid dish, n. [G. j[ u]disch, prop., Jewish, fr. Jude Jew. See {Jew}, {Jewish}.] A language used by German and other Jews, being a Middle German dialect developed under Hebrew and Slavic influence. It is written in Hebrew characters. [Webster 1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yiddish — → yidis …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • yiddish — |iídiche| adj. 2 g. s. m. [Linguística] Ver iídiche.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Yiddish — In diesem Artikel oder Abschnitt fehlen folgende wichtige Informationen: Phonetik, Phonologie und Grammatik (vgl. Formatvorlage Sprache) Du kannst Wikipedia helfen, indem du sie recherchierst und einfügst …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • yiddish — (Del alem. jüdissch Deutsch, alemán judaico.) ► sustantivo masculino LINGÜÍSTICA Lengua germánica, procedente de un dialecto del alto alemán y escrita en caracteres hebreos, usada por los judíos de origen alemán. * * * yiddish (ingl.; pronunc.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • yiddish — yid·dish s.m.inv., agg.inv. 1. s.m.inv. TS ling. lingua parlata dalle comunità degli ebrei ashkenaziti, costituita da un dialetto tedesco con elementi ebraici e aramaici e altri neolatini e slavi, scritta in caratteri ebraici | agg.inv., relativo …   Dizionario italiano

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