A Dictionary of Yiddish Slang & Idioms (Paperback)

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Yiddish was born in the eleventh century and has been the living language of the Jewish people ever since. Ten million people speak Yiddish (a low estimate), and the tongue is so universal that it has become a linguistic passport in most of the world. This is a fascinating, useful, sometimes riotously funny collection of colloquialisms, proverbs, curses, wise maxims and ribald expressions.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780806503479
ISBN-10: 0806503475
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation
Publication Date: September 1st, 1983
Pages: 168
Language: English