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English translation: 1. (slang) 1. a stupid person; fool

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Hebrew term or phrase:putz
English translation:1. (slang) 1. a stupid person; fool
Entered by: Branka Arrivé
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16:47 Mar 28, 2001
Hebrew to English translations [Non-PRO]
Hebrew term or phrase: putz
Paul is a putz
hitower
1. (slang) 1. a stupid person; fool
Explanation:
(according to Wordsmyth)
"Putz" is not Hebrew. It's Yiddish, or, if you want, English (see Wordsmyth Dictionary online - ref 1)
See also "Alternative Yiddish Dictionary" (link 2) for another meaning.



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na1. (slang) 1. a stupid person; foolBranka Arrivé
naWhat is the question?Erez Hershkovitch


  

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Erez Hershkovitch
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16 hrs
1. (slang) 1. a stupid person; fool


Explanation:
(according to Wordsmyth)
"Putz" is not Hebrew. It's Yiddish, or, if you want, English (see Wordsmyth Dictionary online - ref 1)
See also "Alternative Yiddish Dictionary" (link 2) for another meaning.






    Reference: http://www.wordsmyth.net/cgi-bin/search.cgi?submit=Define+it...
    Reference: http://www.notam.uio.no/~hcholm/altlang/ht/Yiddish.html
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