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Old 05-11-2014, 09:46 PM   #151
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Some have speculated that the term's origin is Yiddish because of its similarity to the interjection. "feh", which appears in the 1936 Yiddish song Yidl Mitn Fidl. The rhyming of the two words is only one such link to the language. In Alexander Harkavy's “Yiddish-English-Hebrew Dictionary” the word is treated as a bleating or baa sound.. Hooray for Yiddish, by Leo Rosten uses the word “mnyeh,” which is speculated to be an early variant of “meh.”..

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