1976 ~ 2011  ~ 35th.  ANNIVERSARY

894 Prospect St. Glen Rock NJ  Tel: 1201 445-1186
A Traditional Kosher Delicatessen - Kosher Catering - Smoked Fish & Appetizing - Delicatessen & Culinary Dining

Yiddish Expressions
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   Click for SoundA sheynem dank

Thank you very much

   Click for SoundBiz hundert un tsvantsik

You should live till 120, long life to you

   Click for SoundFeh

Not very nice/ Disapproving

   Click fo SoundOy

A Disapproving sigh

   Click fo SoundSchmattah

A rag; you’re going out in that schmattah?

   Click fo SoundSchmoozing

Talking about nothing in particular

   Click fo SoundBalagan


   Click fo SoundBiz hundert azoi ve tsvantsik

Live till 100, like a 20 year old

   Click fo SoundToomel

A noisy chaos

   Click fo SoundSchpeel

"Selling job"  I had to listen to his entire schpeel

   Click fo SoundL'Chiam

To life

   Click fo SoundMazel tov


   Click fo SoundZol zion mit Mazel

Good luck

   Click fo SoundSholem aleykham

Hello, peace be with you

   Click fo SoundAleyken sholem

Answer To Shalom aleykham

   Click fo SoundVee Geyts ?

How's it going ?

   Click fo SoundVos makhtsu ?

How are you ?

   Click fo SoundZay gezunt

Stay well, good bye

   Click fo SoundBadhkin

Comedian - entertainer

   Click fo SoundBalebuste

Excellent homemaker

   Click fo SoundBoytchik

Boy affectionate

   Click fo SoundBubele

Darling, honey, sweetie

   Click fo SoundChaver

Close friend

   Click fo SoundChochem

Genius at times meant sarcastically

   Click fo SoundGoyem

Any one other than jewish

   Click fo SoundGutte Neshome

Good soul, person

   Click fo SoundMacher

Big shot

   Click fo SoundMayven

Expert at times meant sarcastically

   Click fo SoundMentsh

Decent person

   Click fo SoundZeeskyte


   Click fo SoundYiddisher Kop

Smart person



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Dirt,  Dirty