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Enjoy the most comprehensive hilariously entertaining lexicon of the colorful deeply expressive language of Yiddish. * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The New Joys of Yiddish: Completely Updated [ Leo Rosten, Lawrence Bush] on. Yiddish is a Germanic language written in the Hebrew alphabet, originally spoken by the Jews of Central , later Eastern Europe containing a substantial substratum of words from Hebrew as well as numerous loans from Slavic languages.
For that reason some of the words listed below are in fact of Hebrew , Slavic origin but have entered English via their Yiddish forms. With the recent renaissance of interest in is not known when Yiddish orthography first developed.
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