ליטא

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See also: ליטאָand ליטאַ

Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Yiddish ליטע(lite), from Lithuanian Lietuvà (Lithuania) via a Slavic language. Cognate with multiple foreign names for Lithuania, (see Litva and Литва), but the reduction to "lita" is apparently specific to Yiddish.

Proper noun[edit]

לִיטָא (litáf

  1. Lithuania (a country in Europe)

Derived terms[edit]


Yiddish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

ליטא (lito?

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of ליטאָ(lito).

Proper noun[edit]

ליטא (lita?

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of ליטאַ(lita).