For other uses of the word "ghetto", see Ghetto (disambiguation). .... of social
mobility and suburbanization; and several groups did not start on the ground floor
Apr 27, 2014 ... The word "ghetto" is an etymological mystery. Is it from the Hebrew get, or bill of
divorce? From the Venetian ghèto, or foundry? From the ...
The term "ghetto" originated from the name of the Jewish quarter in Venice, Italy.
... The Germans did not hesitate to kill those Jewish policemen who were ...
The word ghetto means slag, from the Latin word gettare, to pour or to cast. ... not
at first called Ghettos because that Italian name did not enter the European ...
Mar 4, 2009 ... Anatoly reviews possible origins of the word 'ghetto.' ... The supporters of the guet
etymology did not explain why a French word was used ..... I will give the whole
matter more thought and if I come up with more meat to put on ...
May 20, 2013 ... linguist Anatoly Liberman speculates that the word might even come ... but
Venetians did not intend to isolate the Jews all the time,” he says.
May 13, 2011 ... then calling me names; and finally, saying that she would never come back to my
ghetto neighborhood again. That's when I got really ...
Define ghetto: a part of a city in which members of a particular group or race live
usually ... the word ghetto is used frequently without any reference to its history.
Ghetto definition, a section of a city, especially a thickly populated slum area,
inhabited ... child-rearing? How Much Does 'Culture' Matter for 'Inner-City' Poverty
1610s, "part of a city in which Jews are compelled to live," especially in Italy, from
Italian ghetto "part of a city to which Jews are restricted," of unknown origin.