SOURCE: Bernstein, Jüdische Sprichwörter und Redensarten.
325 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 21 November 2022 • Recently added sayings