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Litvak

[ lit-vahk ]
/ ˈlɪt vɑk /
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noun
a Jew from Lithuania or a neighboring country or region.
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Origin of Litvak

1890–95; <Yiddish litvak<Polish litwak Lithuanian person (now obsolete in this sense), derivative of Litwa Lithuania
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