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In Yiddish

How do you say but in Yiddish?

Memisht - מערנישט or, if you mean but as in "however," it's ober אָבער or if you mean as in "only" it's nayert נײַערט
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In Yiddish

What does yiddish mean?

Yiddish refers to a language based loosely on German that was spoken by Jews in Central and Eastern Europe. Yiddish is the Yiddish word for "Jewish".
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In Yiddish

Yiddish word for grandmother?

Depending on your dialect, the Yiddish word for grandmother could be either bobe (pronounced something close to BAW-beh) or bube (pronounced something close to BOO-beh). Grand (MORE)
In Yiddish

What is the Yiddish word for a man who is not Jewish?

A non-Jew is sometimes referred to as a "goy", meaning "a people",indicating that he is a member of one of the many other peoples ofthe world, other than Israel.
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In Yiddish

How do you say friend in Yiddish?

  There are two words in Yiddish for a friend.   The first is "khaver", with the throat-clearing "ach" sound associated with German and Liverpudlian English. The plural (MORE)
In Yiddish

What is yiddish?

Answer #1:   Yiddish is a language derived form medieval German combined with  Hebrew   and Aramaic and first spoken by the Wist Jews. It is written using  the Hebre (MORE)
In Judaism

I love you in yiddish?

איך האָב דיך ליב- ikh hob dikh lib That is what you will most commonly hear, and is the best answer, but it is possible you will hear the phrase with the dative (MORE)
In Judaism

How to say Yiddish for happy Passover?

Many Yiddish speakers would offer the wish in Hebrew, and say "KHAG  kah-SHARE v'sah-MAY-akh" ... literally "a kosher and joyful  festival".    Others would offer the (MORE)