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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

שטאָט(shtot, city) +‎ ־ל(-l)

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

שטעטל ‎(shtetln, plural שטעטלעך(shtetlekh)

  1. small town, village
  2. shtetl

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