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HebrewEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Yiddish קישקע (kishke).

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NounEdit

קישקע (transliteration neededm

  1. kishke: a traditional Ashkenazic dish made of stuffed beef intestine

YiddishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language; compare Polish kiszka, Russian кишка́ (kišká), and Ukrainian ки́шка (kýška). Ultimately from Proto-Slavic *kyša, *kyšьka (intestine, stomach). Related to Sanskrit कोष्ठ (koṣṭha, intestine) and possibly Ancient Greek κύστις (kústis, bladder).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈkɪʃkə]

NounEdit

קישקע (kishkef, plural קישקעס (kishkes)

  1. intestine, innards, bowels
  2. kishke, a traditional Ashkenazic dish made of stuffed beef intestine

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