“Schmuck is most often used in American English as a pejorative or insult, meaning an obnoxious...Schmuck (pejorative)
“A blech (from the German by way of Yiddish word for tin or sheet metal) is a metal sheet used by...Blech
“Kvitel (Yiddish: קוויטל, "little note," plural קוויטלך, kvitlach), also spelled kvittel, is a...Kvitel
“Nusach (Hebrew: נוּסַח nosaħ, modern pronunciation nósakh or núsakh) is a concept in Judaism...Nusach
“Baal Shem in Hebrew translates as "Master of the Name", and is almost always used in reference...Baal Shem
“Gebrochts (Yiddish: געבראָכטס, lit. 'broken', also gebrokts) refers to matzo that has absorbed...Gebrochts
“The Shidduch (Hebrew: שִׁידּוּךְ, pl. shidduchim Hebrew: שִׁידּוּכִים, Aramaic שידוכין) is a...Shidduch
Pages in category "Yiddish words and phrases"
The following 69 pages are in this category, out of 69 total.