Why is it called Bas Kol versus Ben Kol?
Is there an etymological connection between the Yiddish word "shtiebel" and the English word "steeple"? They seem to overlap a lot in usage and pronunciation. A cursory search reveals that "shtiebel" ...
What is the etymology of the yiddish term "kimpeturin," which refers to a woman who is recovering after childbirth?
In what reliable source can I look up the etymology of English (or other) words stretching all the way back to Semitic languages, especially Hebrew? I often have suspicions that certain words might ...