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Posted By: Wilfried Schaum
07-Oct-04 - 02:54 AM
Thread Name: Lyr/Tune Add: Vu Iz Dos Gesele
Subject: RE: Vu Iz Dos Gesele
Thanks, Abraham. Shtibl is of the same root as shtib, it's the diminutive. In German to form a diminutive you add the syllable -lein, in Yiddish shortened to -l.