SOURCE: Bernstein, Jüdische Sprichwörter und Redensarten.
323 illustrated Yiddish proverbs, folk sayings, insults, curses, idioms, and other expressions
All expressions are presented in Yiddish (using Hebrew letters), YIVO transliteration, and English translation. Notes below illustrations may include explanations and related sayings. A published source in Yiddish is given for every saying. See Resources for complete references.
Last updated on 19 September 2022 • Recently added sayings