Saturday, November 21, 2015

A Taste of Yiddish 6.10

Yiddish In 10 Lessons!!
A Great Gift Not Only For Chanukah!!
A Great Way To Express Yourself!!  In YIDDISH!!


this week's saying
ווילסט דערקענען אַ פרוי'ס חסרונות, דערצייל אַ בּיסל פון אירע מעלות פאַר אירס אַ חברטע

transliterated
vilst derkenen a froys khesroynes, dertseyl a bisl fun i're mayles for ir's a khaverte

the saying actually means
if you want to identify a woman's faults, tell some of her virtues to her friend

translated to Hebrew

אם תרצה לדעת החסרונות של אשה, תספר קצת מן המעלות שלה לחברתה

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Chaim Werdyger
Bringing back the Yiddish language

A proverb is a short, generally known sentence of the folk which contains wisdom, truth, morals, and traditional views in a metaphorical, fixed and memorizable form and which is handed down from generation to generation



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