Saturday, March 17, 2018

A Taste of Yiddish 8.26

Connect To Your Past Present and Future!!!
85% of the Jews That Perished In The Holocaust Spoke Yiddish!! You Can Extend Their Legacy By Learning Yiddish!! What A Way To Communicate!! You Will Be Able To Proudly Say, My Zeyde and My Bube Spoke Yiddish!! Not Only For Chanukah!! Good All Year Round!!

this week's proverbs
וואָס קען ווערן פון די שאָף אַז דער וואָלף איז דער ריכטר

vos ken vern fun di shof az der volf is der rikhter

the proverb actually means
what can become of the sheep when the wolf is the judge

translated to Hebrew
מה יכול להיות מהצאן אם הזאב הוא השופט

or this
דער גאַנצער חטא פון שעפּס—וואָס דער וואָלף איז הונגעריק

der gantser khet fun sheps – vos der volf iz hungerik

in English
the whole sin of the sheep is that the wolf is hungry

in Hebrew
כל החטא של הכבשה הוא זה שהזאב רעב

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אַ  גוטע וואָך

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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