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Shtibl

Overview page. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

(Yid., ‘little room’).

Ḥasidic synagogue; developed as a centre of prayer, study, and social life when Ḥasidim were excluded by mitnaggedim (their opponents) from their own...

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Shtibl

Overview page. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

(Yid., ‘little room’).

Ḥasidic synagogue; developed as a centre of prayer, study, and social life when Ḥasidim were excluded by mitnaggedim (their opponents) from their own...

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Shtibl

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 28 words.

(Yid., ‘little room’).

Ḥasidic synagogue; developed as a centre of prayer, study, and social life when Ḥasidim were excluded

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<b>SHTIBL</b>

Edited by Adele Berlin and Maxine Grossman.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 122 words.

(; little room), room used for prayer gatherings as distinct from a regularly consecrated synagogue. In the eighteenth century,

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shtibl <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

E20 Yiddish (diminutive of shtub room, house; cf. German dialect Stüberl small room).

A small synagogue.

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shtiebel

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 4 words.

variant of shtibl.

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Stiebel

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 29 words.

1. German: variant of Stiefel.

2. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish shtibl ‘small house’, ‘Hasidic house of prayer’.

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