YiddishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German schif, from Old High German skif.

NounEdit

שיף (shiff, plural שיפֿן(shifn), diminutive שיפֿל(shifl)

  1. ship
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Etymology 2Edit

Compare German schief. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

AdjectiveEdit

שיף (shif) (comparative שיפֿער(shifer), superlative שיפֿסט(shifst))

  1. skew, slanted
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