litvak


litvak
lit·vak

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Litvak — may refer to one of the following:* Lithuanian Jews * Lithuanian Yiddish dialect Personal names:* Anatole Litvak * Lydia Litvak See also: Litvin …   Wikipedia

  • Litvak — ist der Familienname von: Anatole Litvak (1902–1974), ukrainischer Filmemacher Lidija Wladimirowna Litwjak (1921–1943), sowjetische Fliegerin im Zweiten Weltkrieg Das polnische Wort Litvak bezeichnet auch Juden aus Litauen; siehe: Judentum in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Litvak — Jew from Lithuania, 1892, from Pol. Litwak Lithuanian Jew, originally simply man from Lithuania …   Etymology dictionary

  • Litvak — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronymie Anatole Litvak (1902 1974) est un réalisateur, producteur et scénariste américain. Lydia Litvak (1921 1943) est une as soviétique féminin de la …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Litvak — /lit vahk/, n. a Jew from Lithuania or a neighboring country or region. [1890 95; < Yiddish litvak < Pol litwak Lithuanian person (now obs. in this sense), deriv. of Litwa Lithuania] * * * …   Universalium

  • Litvak — Lịtvak,   Anatole, Filmregisseur russischer Herkunft, * Kiew 10. 5. 1902, ✝ Neuilly sur Seine 15. 12. 1974; drehte in Deutschland, Frankreich, ab 1937 in Hollywood und in den 50er /60er Jahren v. a. wieder in Europa; wählte spannende, dem… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Litvak — [ lɪtvak] noun a Jew from the region of Lithuania. Origin C19: Yiddish, from Polish Litwak Lithuanian …   English new terms dictionary

  • Litvak — Lit•vak [[t]ˈlɪt vɑk[/t]] n. peo jud a Jew from Lithuania or a neighboring country or region • Etymology: 1890–95; < Yiddish < Pol litwak Lithuanian person (now obs. in this sense), der. of Litwa Lithuania …   From formal English to slang

  • Litvak — /ˈlɪtvak/ (say litvahk) noun Anatole, 1902–74, Russian born film director, working in Europe and the US …   Australian English dictionary

  • litvak — ˈlitˌväk, vək noun ( s) Usage: capitalized Etymology: Yiddish, from Polish Litwak from Litwa Lithuania : a Lithuanian Jew …   Useful english dictionary


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