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To look or regard. See: A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of English p. 401, 1987 by R. Ernest Klein


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Perhaps seeng or looking. See here on Radak and R. Yona Ibn G'anach here


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Wikipedia says that "Kittel" is a German word which is derived from the Arabic word "qutun" (which also gives us English-speakers the word "cotton"). Since Yiddish basically is a German dialect (like Swiss German and, much more remotely, Dutch) more than half of the its vocabulary is German words (pronounced as differently from standard German pronunciation ...



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