Girša Etkins' folklore collection of Latvian Jews

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Girša Etkins' folklore collection of Latvian Jews
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Girša Etkins

Girša Etkins' collection of Latvian Jewish folklore holds 515 units. The collection is written down in two kinds of Yiddish orthography and translated into Latvian and Russian. It includes proverbs, sayings, beliefs, anecdotes, imprecations, swearwords, explanations of Yiddish words in Latvian, and a description of Latvian and Jewish relationship in Rēzekne.

The folklore collector Girša Etkins was born in Rēzekne in 1895. He was a teacher and translator, since 1926 he started to collect Jewish folklore. His first Jewish folklore collection was destroyed during the German occupation, but the second one was submitted to Latvian Folklore Archives at the end of 1946.

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#LFK-1791-11Muša var to aiznest uz astesproverb
#LFK-1791-22Mātei ir stikla acisproverb
#LFK-1791-33Ja liek mutē, atrod kaulosproverb
#LFK-1791-44Viņš nezin, kur durvis atverasproverb
#LFK-1791-55Mirt nekad nav pa vēluproverb
#LFK-1791-66Viņš ir gudrs priekš sevisproverb
#LFK-1791-77Septiņi gadi vedekla mājā un nezin, ka kaķim nav astesproverb
#LFK-1791-88Ja zvana, tad svētkiproverb
#LFK-1791-99Kā klāj, tā guļproverb
#LFK-1791-1010Piemini eņģeli, bet nāk baznīckungsproverb
#LFK-1791-1111Mazi bērni - mazas bēdas, lieli bērni - lielas bēdasproverb
#LFK-1791-1212Kad nabags priecājas, visi to redzproverb
#LFK-1791-1313Teikts meitai, bet domāts vedeklaiproverb
#LFK-1791-1414Ņēmējs nav devējsproverb
#LFK-1791-1515Kas nāk agrāk, tas maļ agrākproverb
#LFK-1791-1616Arī lāci var iemācīt dancotproverb
#LFK-1791-1717Kad cērp aitas, jēriņi drebproverb
#LFK-1791-1818Sev abas acis, lai tikai viņam vienaproverb
#LFK-1791-1919Uz rītdienu lai dievs gādāproverb
#LFK-1791-2020Arī nelaimē laime vajadzīgaproverb
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