אַנעקדאָט

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀνέκδοτος (anékdotos, accounts unpublished) (compare German Anekdote, French anecdote, English anecdote), from ἀν- (an-, not, un-) + ἔκδοτος (ékdotos, published), from ἐκδίδωμι (ekdídōmi, I publish), from ἐκ- (ek-, out) + δίδωμι (dídōmi, I give).

Noun[edit]

אַנעקדאָט (anekdotm, plural אַנעקדאָטן(anekdotn)

  1. anecdote (short account of an incident)