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#171278 - 11/11/07 08:42 PM Schmuck or schmuck Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 5,295 BranShea
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Netherlands, the Hague
Dropped the weekend nitpick in favor of a Sunday picknick. But in the end I still end up at loanwords from Germany.
Mel Brooks parade for schmuck:
When you look up the origin of the word it is not less pejorative than the words in use today. Only 'schmuck' did not travel as far as do the F-A words today.
Those are in daily use over most parts of the world now.
A parade to save and revive the word schmuck? Donations? What the....why?
Entire Thread Subject Posted By Posted Schmuck or schmuck BranShea 11/11/07 08:42 PM Re: Schmuck or schmuck zmjezhd 11/12/07 12:20 AM Re: Schmuck or schmuck BranShea 11/12/07 11:41 AM Re: Schmuck or schmuck Bazr 07/07/14 10:48 AM Re: Schmuck or schmuck LukeJavan8 07/07/14 03:35 PM
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