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Yiddishism

[ yid-i-shiz-uhm ]
/ ˈyɪd ɪˌʃɪz əm /
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noun

a word, phrase, or linguistic feature characteristic of or peculiar to Yiddish.
the advocacy of Yiddish language and literature.

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Origin of Yiddishism

First recorded in 1925–30; Yiddish + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM Yiddishism

Yid·dish·ist, noun

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