בייגל

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Yiddish בייגל (beygl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

בייגל \ בֵּיְגֶּל (béigelm (plural indefinite בייגלך or בייגלים)

  1. bagel

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Old High German bouc (ring). It is probably cognate to, and not derived from, German Bügel (stirrup) and archaic spellings like beugel that have historically been used for pastries and bread items.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Litvish) IPA(key): [ˈbɛɪɡəl]
  • (Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈbaɪɡəl]

Noun[edit]

בייגל (beyglm, plural בייגל (beygl), diminutive בייגעלע (beygele)

  1. bagel

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

בייגל (beygln, plural בייגלעך (beyglekh)

  1. diminutive of בויגן (boygn)

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