Ladino-English/English-Ladino Concise Dictionary

Ladino-English/English-Ladino Concise Dictionary

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by Elli Kohen, Dahlia Kohen-Gordon, Dahlia V. Kohen-Gordon
     
 
This unique book is the first Ladino dictionary for English speakers! Ladino, also known as Judeo-Spanish or Judezmo, was the language spoken by the Sephardic Jews who settled in the Ottoman Empire after their expulsion from Spain in the 15th century. Definitions include word origins, the cultural context of expressions, and usage, making the book an invaluable

Overview

This unique book is the first Ladino dictionary for English speakers! Ladino, also known as Judeo-Spanish or Judezmo, was the language spoken by the Sephardic Jews who settled in the Ottoman Empire after their expulsion from Spain in the 15th century. Definitions include word origins, the cultural context of expressions, and usage, making the book an invaluable reference tool for anyone interested in Romance and Oriental languages and/or Jewish culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781806589
Publisher:
Hippocrene Books, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/1999
Series:
Hippocrene Concise Dictionary Series
Pages:
612
Sales rank:
1,264,888
Product dimensions:
1.27(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

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