From: cornel fleming <>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2008 21:06:54 +0100
To: 'cornel fleming' <>, 'Miriam Taylor' <>, 'Czernowitz' <>
Reply-to: cornel fleming <>

-----Original Message-----
From: cornel fleming []
Sent: 20 June 2008 21:00
To: 'Miriam Taylor'
Subject: RE: [Cz-L] Fw: YIDDISH

Yes,it most certainly comes from german,not berlin german but Vienna german=
It is kren, and as hardy pointed out,hence you get Krenwuerstel. If you wal=
into the appropriate shop in Austria...or Bavaria for that matter and ask
for meerrettich you'd get a very funny look! cornel

-----Original Message-----
From: Miriam Taylor []
Sent: 20 June 2008 11:26
To: Cornel Fleming
Subject: Re: [Cz-L] Fw: YIDDISH

Miriam (Mimi) Taylor <>

Chrein, does not come from German. In German horseradish is: Meerrettich.


> Sorry, but a mistake...chrein comes from german, so is original Yiddish.
> cornel
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