Modern English-Yiddish Dictionary

Modern English-Yiddish Dictionary

by Uriel Weinreich
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0805205756

ISBN-13: 9780805205756

Pub. Date: 12/28/1987

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

The standard reference guide, with more than 20,000 entries ranging from colloquial to literary Yiddish, plus: a grammar guide, a pronunciation key, and instructions for usage
 
Dr. Uriel Weinreich’s Modern English-Yiddish Yiddish-English Dictionary has been praised by both scholars and Yiddish writers for its completeness, its

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The standard reference guide, with more than 20,000 entries ranging from colloquial to literary Yiddish, plus: a grammar guide, a pronunciation key, and instructions for usage
 
Dr. Uriel Weinreich’s Modern English-Yiddish Yiddish-English Dictionary has been praised by both scholars and Yiddish writers for its completeness, its remarkable insight into the meanings of Yiddish words and expressions, and its precise presentation of Yiddish grammar and pronunciation. It is the work of one of this century’s most admired scholars of Yiddish language and culture, and took twenty years to complete.
 
Comprehensive and reliable, the Modern English-Yiddish Yiddish-English Dictionary is the standard reference guide to contemporary Yiddish, an essential volume for the beginner and the expert alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805205756
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1987
Pages:
856
Sales rank:
302,817
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.51(d)

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