Definition of Yiddish. Meaning of Yiddish. Synonyms of Yiddish

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Definition of Yiddish

Yiddish
Yiddish Yid"dish, n. [G. j["u]disch, prop., Jewish, fr. Jude Jew. See Jew, Jewish.] A language used by German and other Jews, being a Middle German dialect developed under Hebrew and Slavic influence. It is written in Hebrew characters.

Meaning of Yiddish from wikipedia

- Yiddish (ייִדיש, יידיש or אידיש, yidish or idish, pronounced [ˈ(j)ɪdɪʃ], lit. "Jewish"; in older sources ייִדיש-טײַטש, Yidish-Taitsh, lit. Judaeo-German)...
- being considered for deletion. › Yiddish orthography is the writing system used for the Yiddish language. It includes Yiddish spelling rules and the Hebrew...
- Yiddish dialects are variants of the Yiddish language and are divided according to the region in Europe where each developed its distinctiveness. Linguistically...
- Yiddish theatre consists of plays written and performed primarily by Jews in Yiddish, the language of the Central European Ashke**** Jewish community....
- There are some Yiddish words used in English language context. An English sentence that uses these words sometimes is said to be in Yinglish (or Hebronics)...
- language from the Yiddish language, many of them by way of American English. There are differing approaches to the romanisation of Yiddish orthography (which...
- first millennium. The traditional diaspora language of Ashke**** Jews is Yiddish (a Germanic language with elements of Hebrew, Aramaic and Slavic languages)...
- The Yiddishers were a London street gang based in Whitechapel and were led by Alfie Solomon[citation needed], one of their more famous members was ****ure...
- ‹ The template Infobox book is being considered for merging. › The Yiddish Policemen's Union is a 2007 novel by American author Michael Chabon. The novel...
- Netflix on 26 March 2020. The first Netflix series to be primarily in Yiddish, it is inspired by Deborah Feldman's 2012 autobiography Unorthodox: The...
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