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Re: Is the Kitch family Jewish?
Posted by: Beau Bowen Date: January 04, 2002 at 20:09:00
In Reply to: Re: Is the Kitch family Jewish? by Jerry Garrison of 164

I remember schnoz, schmuck, schmiel, and drek. Are they German? The Kitches had been in the country for two hundred years by that point, surely the language was not preserved so long. I don't know any German speakers, but I do have Jewish friends, so assumed the words were Yiddish. I would surely like to know where these words came from! Unfortunately those that would know are dead now.

Beau


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