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I know nothing about Hebrew. Is the uvular r of some speakers a german
borrowing?

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> "Dialect" here seemingly = 'accent' or 'pronunciation style'.
> Hebrew as pronounced in Iberia did not lose the distinction between [b]
> and [v] (in fact, Ladino didn't lose it either), and |reish| was
> pronounced alveolar/dental.  This is how it is still pronounced in
> Sefardic accents today.
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