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Tue Aug 15 2017

TOC: Journal of Jewish Languages 5 / 1 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 15-Aug-2017
From: Maarten Frieswijk <>
Subject: Journal of Jewish Languages Vol. 5, No. 1 (2017)
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Publisher: Brill

Journal Title: Journal of Jewish Languages
Volume Number: 5
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2017

Main Text:

Research Articles:

The Functions of Presentative Constructions in Jewish Zakho Neo-Aramaic, Eran
Cohen, pages 1–21

Linguistic Features Shared by the Jewish Dialects of Baghdad and Aleppo and
Their Possible Implications for the History of Both Communities, Werner Arnold
and Assaf Bar-Moshe, pages 22–48

Ḥalabi Arabic as a Contact Dialect in Jerusalem, Ori Shachmon, pages 49–80

The Vowel System of Jewish Bukharan Tajik: With Special Reference to the Tajik
Vowel Chain Shift, Shinji Ido, pages 81–103

Diglossia among French Sephardim as a Motivation for the Genesis of
‘Judeo-Gascon’, Peter Nahon, pages 104–119

Book Reviews:

Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary, written by Schaechter-Viswanath,
Gitl & Paul Glasser, reviewed by Wolf Moskovich pages 121–125

A Dictionary of Medieval Judeo-Arabic in the India Book Letters from the
Geniza and in Other Texts, written by Friedman, Mordechai Akiva, reviewed by
Norman Stillman pages 126–130

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Ofra Tirosh-Becker and Sarah Bunin Benor Editors-in-chief, Journal of Jewish

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
Sarikoli (srh)

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