Dictionary of Yiddish Slang and Idioms

Dictionary of Yiddish Slang and Idioms

Defines Yiddish words and phrases and provides Yiddish equivalents for English expressions

Author: Fred Kogos

Publisher: Citadel Press

ISBN: 0806503475

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 167

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Defines Yiddish words and phrases and provides Yiddish equivalents for English expressions
Categories: Foreign Language Study

English Yiddish Yiddish English Dictionary

English Yiddish  Yiddish English Dictionary

This Yiddish-English dictionary includes over 4,000 Romanized word-to-word entries; an appendix of idiomatic expressions & proverbs; and an appendix of common words used in the English language.

Author: David C. Gross

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 0781804396

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 146

View: 746

This Yiddish-English dictionary includes over 4,000 Romanized word-to-word entries; an appendix of idiomatic expressions & proverbs; and an appendix of common words used in the English language.
Categories: Foreign Language Study

A Yiddish Dictionary in Transliteration

A Yiddish Dictionary in Transliteration

This entertaining phonetic dictionary of the Yiddish language contains both English to Yiddish and Yiddish to English dictionaries.

Author: Harry Coldoff

Publisher: [Willowdale, Ont.] : Proclaim Publications

ISBN: UCSC:32106008466184

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 223

View: 105

This entertaining phonetic dictionary of the Yiddish language contains both English to Yiddish and Yiddish to English dictionaries. In addition, there are special sections on Yiddish translations, idioms, Yiddish words for plants, animals, weather, family relations, time, numbers, proper names, antecdotes, curses, death, cemetaries, God, and the zodiac.
Categories: Foreign Language Study

Augmented by an extensive user's guide, this volume is an indispensable resource for students, teachers, translators, and readers of Yiddish.

Author: שלום ביינפעלד

Publisher:

ISBN: 0253009839

Category: Reference

Page: 704

View: 947

"Based on the Dictionnaire Yiddish-Francais by Yitshkhok Niborski and Bernard Vaisbrot with the assistance of Simon Neuberg, c2002 Bibliotheque Medem, Paris, licensed from Maison de la Culture Yiddish-bibliotheque Medem, Paris, France." --Title page.
Categories: Reference

Yiddish English

Yiddish   English

This is the only book to seriously treat the intriguing linguistic and cultural phenomenon of the intimate contact between Yiddish and English over the past 120 years.

Author: Sol Steinmetz

Publisher: University Alabama Press

ISBN: UVA:X004525933

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 172

View: 297

"With a collection of quotations from literature and the press, Steinmetz documents the unusually high lexical, semantic, and intonational exchanges between Yiddish and English in America. He offers more than 1,200 Yiddish words, expressions, idioms, and phrases that have melted into the English vernacular.".
Categories: Foreign Language Study

THE YIDDISH DICTIONARY SOURCEBOOK By Galvin Herman Tamarkin

THE YIDDISH DICTIONARY SOURCEBOOK  By Galvin  Herman  Tamarkin

Containing over 8,500 Yiddish words and phrases in transliteration, The Yiddish Dictionary Sourcebook is the handiest guide available for those who wish to learn colloquial Yiddish.

Author: Herman Galvin

Publisher: Ktav Pub Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:49015002913698

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 317

View: 812

Containing over 8,500 Yiddish words and phrases in transliteration, The Yiddish Dictionary Sourcebook is the handiest guide available for those who wish to learn colloquial Yiddish. It features a comprehensive Yiddish-English/English-Yiddish dictionary which pays special attention to those words most useful for everyday conversation. Every word is given in both its standard Yiddish form and in English transliteration. The Introduction provides a brief history of the Yiddish language and of Yiddish culture in the United States in the last century, a guide to Yiddish pronunciation and grammar, and a series of topically arranged appendices containing Yiddish proverbs and popular expressions.
Categories: Foreign Language Study