Peretz

/per"its/; Yiddish. /pe"rddets/, n.
I(saac) L(oeb) or Yitzchok Leibush /yits"khawk lay"boosh/, 1852-1915, Polish author: writer of plays, poems, and short stories in Yiddish.
Also, Perez.

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  • PERETZ (I. L.) — Peretz est le dernier (en date) des trois classiques de la littérature yiddish moderne, les deux autres étant: Mendélé Mokher Seforim et Cholem Aleikhem. On dit communément que, si Mendélé est l’aïeul de cette jeune littérature et si Cholem… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Peretz — ist der Familienname von: Amir Peretz (* 1952), marokkanisch israelischer Politiker und Gewerkschafter Jizchok Leib Perez (1852–1915; alternative Schreibweise Peretz), jiddischer Schriftsteller Peretz ist der Vorname von: Peretz Bernstein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peretz — The Jewish name Peretz may refer to the following people * Amir Peretz (born 1952), former Defense Minister and Labour Party leader in Israel * I.L. Peretz, (1852 ndash;1915), a modernist Yiddish language author and playwright * Jesse Peretz… …   Wikipedia

  • Peretz — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Nom porté par de nombreuses personnalités israéliennes ou juives : Amir Peretz, ministre israélien de la défense ; I.L. Peretz,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Peretz, I.L. — ▪ Polish Jewish writer in full  Isaac Leib Peretz , also spelled  Yitskhak Leybush Perets , Leib also spelled  Loeb  or  Löb  born May 18, 1852, Zamość, Poland, Russian Empire died April 3, 1915, Warsaw       prolific writer of poems, short… …   Universalium

  • Peretz — n. family name; male first name; Amir Peretz (born 1952), Defense Minister of Israel and Deputy Prime Minister in the 31st Israeli Government, leader of the Israeli Labour Party, former chairman of the Israeli Histadrut federation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Peretz — /per its/; Yiddish. /pe rddets/, n. I(saac) L(oeb) or Yitzchok Leibush /yits khawk lay boosh/, 1852 1915, Polish author: writer of plays, poems, and short stories in Yiddish. Also, Perez …   Useful english dictionary

  • PERETZ, ISAAC LEIB — (Yitskhok Leybush; 1852–1915), Yiddish and Hebrew author. Peretz was one of the three classic Yiddish writers – with S.Y. Abramovitsh and sholem aleichem – and the founder of Yiddish modernism. In the first decade of the 20th century he was at… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PERETZ, AMIR — (1952– ), Israeli politician, chairman of the New Histadrut and the Israel Labor Party, member of the Knesset since the Twelfth Knesset. Peretz was born in Bozar in Morocco, and immigrated with his family to Israel in 1956. The family settled in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PERETZ, ABRAHAM — (1771–1833), one of the first maskilim in Russia and a leader of the Jewish community. Son of the rabbi of Lubartow, Peretz married the daughter of wealthy joshua zeitlin of Shklov. He was a fellow student of J.L. Nevakhovich , and at the end of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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