Speaking Sephardic

By Avi Rockoff

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, January 24, 1997

The author, prompted by his sons' inquiry into their Hebrew pronunciation's divergence from his, explores Sephardic versus Ashkenazic linguistic tradition and influences on them.

Topic: Continuity, Language, Tradition, Sephardic Jews, European Jews, Ashkenazi Jews, Israel Attachment, Hebrew, Jewish Continuity

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.27/no.526

Page Number(s): 4-6

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Rockoff, Avi. Speaking Sephardic. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 24 January 1997: 4-6. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8456


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