געלט

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gelt, from Old High German gelt ‎(payment, money) (compare German Geld), from Proto-Germanic *geldą ‎(reward, gift, money) (compare Dutch geld ‎(money), Danish gjæld ‎(debt), Swedish gäld ‎(debt), English geld), from Proto-Indo-European *gheldh- ‎(to pay).

Noun[edit]

געלט ‎(geltn, plural געלטער ‎(gelter)

  1. money

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