חכמניית

English translation: חכמה

10:05 May 3, 2020
Hebrew to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Hebrew term or phrase: חכמניית
המשך 3: I'm translating some old postcards written in Yiddish in the late 19th century. Salutations are all in Hebrew, being a long list of all the family members, each with plentiful epithets and many abbreviations. While I was able to unravel most of them, I do need help with the following please:
חכמניית as in נכדי הייקרה החכמניית
Lena Watson
Local time: 12:02
English translation:חכמה
Explanation:
Sounds like an old-fashioned way to say חכמה
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Shalom Bresticker
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Local time: 14:02
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חכמה


Explanation:
Sounds like an old-fashioned way to say חכמה

Shalom Bresticker
Israel
Local time: 14:02
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