[Ads-l] Blatt

Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Sat Feb 7 02:39:16 UTC 2015

In Chaim Potok's 1967 "The Chosen," the protagonist and antagonist are 
assigned the Talmud in units of blatt (http://bit.ly/16Biez3).

The word comes up a number of times in Google Books, often as "blatt 
gemorah," but Wiktionary and the Oxford Dictionary site have it only as 
a German word.

Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA

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