שנור

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German snur, from Old High German snur. Compare dialectal German Schnur (sister-in-law).

Noun[edit]

שנור (shnurf, plural שנורן (shnurn) or שניר (shnir)

  1. daughter-in-law

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German snuor, from Old High German snuor. Compare German Schnur (cord, string).

Noun[edit]

שנור (shnurm, f, plural שנורן (shnurn), diminutive שנירל (shnirl) or שנירעלע (shnirele)

  1. rope, chain, line, thread, cord
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