ganof


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Related to ganof: meshuggeneh, shlemiel, tsoris

ga·nof

 (gä′nəf)
n.
Variant of ganef.

ganof

(ˈɡɑːnəf)
n
a variant spelling of ganef
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Noun1.ganof - (Yiddish) a thief or dishonest person or scoundrel (often used as a general term of abuse)
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
offender, wrongdoer - a person who transgresses moral or civil law
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Some unusual words played today include: BORTZ (a low-quality diamond), GANOF (a thief), UVEA (a layer of the eye) and WOORALI (an arrow poison).