English

Neḥama's family

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

Aliya and absorption

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

Fruit, ʿaraq (drink) and wine

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

Love song

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

Folk remedies and ʿAyin Haraʿ (the evil eye)

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

Cooking with Israeli arum (plant)

Name of speaker: 
Yona Shmuʾel
Participants in the conversation: 
Neḥama Shmuʾel
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Agriculture, infrastructure and winemaking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
70
Year of immigration: 
1950
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Wecsler
Year of recording: 
2020

History of Zakho and hospitality of King Zakho’s son

To my sister Zerifa (Zaqen) ʿAdika and to the Zaqen family

 
Name of speaker: 
Yosef Zaqen
Participants in the conversation: 
Shamdin ʾAga
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Construction worker, driver, electrician, dancer and Kurdish dance instructor
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
82
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Batya Mazor Hoffman
Year of recording: 
2018

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* Recorded at a gathering of Zakho Jews

Family, community and synagouges

To my sister Zerifa (Zaqen) ʿAdika and to the Zaqen family

 
Name of speaker: 
Yosef Zaqen
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Construction worker, driver, electrician, dancer and Kurdish dance instructor
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
82
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Batya Mazor Hoffman
Year of recording: 
2018

Childhood: swimming, fishing and horse riding

To my sister Zerifa (Zaqen) ʿAdika and to the Zaqen family

 
Name of speaker: 
Yosef Zaqen
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Construction worker, driver, electrician, dancer and Kurdish dance instructor
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
82
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Batya Mazor Hoffman
Year of recording: 
2018

Journey with father

To my sister Zerifa (Zaqen) ʿAdika and to the Zaqen family

 
Name of speaker: 
Yosef Zaqen
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Construction worker, driver, electrician, dancer and Kurdish dance instructor
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
82
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Batya Mazor Hoffman
Year of recording: 
2018