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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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