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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German scāf, from Proto-Germanic *skēpą. Compare German Schaf.

NounEdit

שאָף (shofm or f, plural שאָף (shof) or שאָפֿן(shofn), diminutive שעפֿל(shefl) or שעפֿעלע(shefele)

  1. sheep (animal)

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