Yiddishism

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noun Yid·dish·ism \ˈyi-di-ˌshi-zəm\

Definition of Yiddishism

  1. 1 :  a usage, word, phrase, or idiom peculiar to Yiddish

  2. 2 :  a movement characterized by advocacy of the Yiddish language and culture

Yiddishist

play \ˈyi-di-shist\ noun or adjective

1904

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1904

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