Saturday, February 27, 2016

A Taste of Yiddish 6.24

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this week's proverb
קײַן נאַראָנעם בּאַדאַרף מען נישט זײען, זיי וואַקסן אַליין

transliterated
kayn naronim badarf men nit zeyen, zey vaksn a'leyn

the proverb actually means
there is no need to sow fools; they grow on their own

translated to Hebrew
טיפשים לא צריכים לזרוע, הם גדלים לבד


similarly
אַ נאַר מיט צינזן וואַקסן אָן רעגן

transliterated
a nar mit tsinzn vaksn on regn

this proverb means
a fool and interest grows without rain


in Hebrew

טיפש ומיסים צומחים בלי גשם 

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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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