|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, January 10, 1999, 1:20|
i was just reading a book on the history of the hebrew language recently,
and it said that "it is believed that this ending influenced Zamenhof,
the creator of Esperanto, to choose the suffix -edzin to denote a
The "this ending" it's talking about is the _-tzin_ at the end of the
Yiddish word _rebbetzin_, meaning "wife of the rabbi".
So, i don't get something....how can you have a suffix for a married
woman? What does that mean? What's it used for?
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