שטעטל

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

שטאָט ‎(shtot, city) +‎ ־ל ‎(-l)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (YIVO, Litvish) IPA(key): [ʃtɛtl̩]
  • (Poylish, Ukraynish) IPA(key): [ʃteɪtl̩]

Noun[edit]

שטעטל ‎(shtetln, plural שטעטלעך ‎(shtetlekh)

  1. small town, village
  2. shtetl

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