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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

NounEdit

געלט ‎(geltn, plural געלטער(gelter)

  1. money

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