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Algemayne Entsiklopedye (Yiddish). Paris and New York, Dubnov Fund
and CYCO, 1934-1944. 5 vols. o.p.
“General Encyclopedia in Yiddish." Alphabetical; through “Ba’ale
Hayim." Jewish Encyclopedic Handbooks has published
Yidn,
a 5-volume
encyclopedic work in the form of chapters on large subjects (Paris and
New York, 1939-1957).
P
ietru szka
, S y m c h a .
Yidishe Folks—Entsiklopedye (Yiddish). 2nd ed. New
York, Gilead, 1949. 2 vols. $7.00.
Popular encyclopedia.
Encyclopaedia Judaica. Berlin, Eschkol, 1928-1934. 10 vols. o.p.
The standard, excellent German-Jewish encyclopedia. Only about half
completed (through “Lyra1’), when publication was suspended.
DICTIONARIES
B e n - Y e h u d a , E l i e z e r .
Dictionary and Thesaurus of the Hebrew Language.
New York, London, Yoseloff, 1960. 8 vols. $100.00.
The basic Hebrew-Hebrew dictionary.
E b e n - S h o s h a n , A b r a h a m .
Milon Hadash. Jerusalem, “Kiryat Sepher,” 1960.
4 vols. $24.50.
The authoritative Hebrew-Hebrew dictionary of modem Hebrew.
Compendious Hebrew-English Dictionary. Compiled by Reuben Grossman
and H. Sachs. Tel-Aviv, Dvir, 1949. 423 p. $4.75.
Useful desk-size dictionary. Revised and edited by M. H. Segal.
Ben Yehuda’s Pocket English-Hebrew, Hebrew-English Dictionary. Edited
by Ehud Ben-Yehuda and David Weinstein. New York, Washington
Square Press, 1961. 306, 320 p. $.90.
A l c a l a y , R e u b e n .
The Complete English-Hebrew Dictionary. Tel-Aviv,
Jerusalem, Massadah, 1959-1961. 4 vols. $30.00.
T s a n i n , M o r d e c a i . M i l o n I v r i -Y id i S h a l e m . T e l - A v i v , L e t s t e N a y e s ,
1960.
2
v o l s .
$12.50.
Hebrew-Yiddish dictionary. Other features include a useful list of
Hebrew abbreviations, their equivalents, and Yiddish meanings.
Groyser Verterbukh fun der Yidisher Shprakh. Edited by Judah A. Joffee
and Yudel Mark. New York, Yiddish Dictionary Committee, 1961. 1 vol.
$15.00.
“Great Dictionary of the Yiddish Language.” The first of ten projected
volumes which will comprise an “all-inclusive,” scholarly Yiddish-Yiddish
dictionary.
H a r k a v y , A l e x a n d e r .
Yiddish-English-Hebrew Dictionary. 2nd ed. New York,
Hebrew Publishing Co., 1928. 583 p. $4.00.
H a r k a v y , A l e x a n d e r .
Complete English-Yiddish and Yiddish-English Die-
tionary. New York, Hebrew Publishing Co., 1910. 1123 p. $4.00.
L e v i n , J a c o b L o e b .
Verterbikhl fun Hebre’ish-Yidishe Verter. New York,
CYCO Froyen Centrale, 1958. 102 p. $1.00.
Dictionary of Hebrew words in Yiddish.
S t u c h k o f f , N a h u m .
Der Otsar fun der Yidisher Shprakh. New York, YIVO,
1950. 933 p. $10.00.
“Thesaurus of the Yiddish Language." Conceptual arrangement with
alphabetical index.
H a l p e r n , M e i r .
Ha-Notarikon, ha-Simanim veha-Kinuyim. Wilna, Kletzkin,
1912. 265 p. o.p.
The standard dictionary of Hebrew abbreviations.