The kinder are listening! Keyner veys nit vemen der shukh kvetsht, nor der vos geyt in im. Later, when Abraham Mapu set out to write the first modern Hebrew novel Ahavat Tziyyon , , he too wrote in biblical Hebrew. Er iz a niderrechtiker kerl! After eight days of matzoh, matzoh balls, matzoh bries , etc etc. I do not answer questions about religion, customs, holidays, various sects, the Talmud, laws of Kashruth, etc.
Idiomatic translations of "kiss my ass"
Yet More Yiddish
In , Ben-Amotz and Ben-Yehuda no connection to the Ben-Yehuda brought out the second volume of the Dictionary, with about the same number of entries. Yiddish has enriched the English language with many lively, often earthy contributions to everyday speech. A father in law is a shver. Considered a compliment in the pre-feminist era. Since God got into the freezing business, it's never been so cold. Oysgeputst - Dressed up, overdressed; over decorated Oysgeshprait - Spread out Oysgevapt - A bubbly drink that has lost its fizz. A " shtick drek " is a piece of shit, literally or figuratively.
Chalushes khal- ush -ess Nausea or a feeling of sickness. She lost the whole car! This word isn't really Yiddish. Sort of poor man's tabouli. Where does it lead to?
Ungehshtupped or Ongehshtupped UN-geh-shtupt adj. Less than a chamalyiah but more than a frosk slap. Sarcastically: Ya' sure! Giving to charity is a mitzvah. Chumitz khum- itz Anything not kosher for Passover; i. U Um-be-rufen - Unqualified, uncalled for; God forbid; A deprecation to ward off the evil eye Um-be-shrien - God forbid! Shiddach: a fix-up, an arranged marriage; these days, even an arranged blind-date.
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