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WESTERN YIDDISH Links (13)   Materials (1)   Books (16)   
Alternative names: YIDDISH, YIDISH, JUDEO-GERMAN
Language Code: YIH
In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » GERMANIC » WEST GERMANIC » CONTINENTAL » HIGH
Spoken in: FRANCE [Details], GERMANY [Details], HUNGARY [Details], NETHERLANDS [Details], SWITZERLAND [Details]
Description:

Yiddish is spoken by more than 3.000.000 people. The majority of the speakers (above two thirds) lives in Israel, the rest is spread all over the world (less than one third).

Genetically Yiddish belongs to the western branch of the Germanic... [more ...]


Links
1   Hebrew Fonts
http://babel.uoregon.edu/yamada/fonts/hebrew.html
2   Hochschule für Jüdische Studien (College of Jewish Studies)
http://www.hjs.uni-heidelberg.de/
3   List of Yiddish Words and Expressions
http://www.pass.to/glossary/Default.htm
4   Shtetl - Yiddish Language and Culture
http://www.ibiblio.org/yiddish/
5   The Dora Teitelboim Center for Yiddish Culture
http://www.yiddishculture.org/
6   The History and Development of Yiddish
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/yiddish.html
7   The Yiddish Voice
http://www.yv.org/
8   Yiddish (ײִדיש/Mamaloshn)
http://www.omniglot.com/writing/yiddish.htm
9   Yiddish <=> English Dictionary
http://www-old.ectaco.com/online/diction.php3?refid=2516&lang=15
10   Yiddish Dictionary
http://www.koshernosh.com/dictiona.htm
11   Yiddish Dictionary Online
http://www.yiddishdictionaryonline.com/
12   Yiddish Language - Wikipedia Article
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yiddish_language
13   Yiddish Songs
http://hagalil.com/jidish/klezmer/aufwind.htm

Materials
1  The Yiddish Alphabet

Books
1   Beranek, F. J.: Westjiddischer Sprachatlas
2   Birnbaum, S.: Praktische Grammatik der jiddischen Sprache für den Selbstunterricht
3   Fischer, J.: Das Jiddische und sein Verhältnis zu den deutschen Mundarten
4   Harkavy, A.: [Yidish-english-hebreisher verterbukh]
5   Joffe, J. A. & Mark, Y.: [Groyser verterbukh fun der yidisher shprakh I
6   Landmann, S.: Jiddisch. Das Abenteuer einer Sprache
7   Mieses, M.: Die jiddische Sprache. Eine historische Gramatik
8   Schaechter, M. & Weinreich, M.: [Yidisher ortografisher vegvayzer]
9   Strack, H. L.: Jüdisches Wörterbuch
10   Stutshkov, N.: [Der oytser fun der yidisher shprakh]
11   Vilenkin, L.: [Yidisher shprakhatlas fun Sovetnfarband]
12   Weinberg, W.: Die Reste des Jüdischdeutschen
13   Weinreich, U.: College Yiddish
14   Weinreich, U.: Modern English-Yiddish, Yiddish-English Dictionary
15   Weinreich, U. & Weinreich, B.: Yiddish Language and Folklore. A Selected Bibliography for Research
16   Wolf, S. A.: Jiddisches Wörterbuch




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