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What is a nebbish?

It is a Yiddish term for someone who is meek and mild as well as very careful in the decision making process. It is often used to define someone as a nerd or a loser.
In Judaism

What do you call a female nebbish?

Nebbish is an American word, not a Hebrew or Yiddish one. They pronounce it that way because of the difficulty in enunciating the "kh" sound. The original word is "nebbikh", a (MORE)