Man has two eyes, two ears, but only one mouth. Tsum shtarben darf men kain luach nit hoben. Schlep Yiddish This is the perfect word for parenting. Honey on the tongue, gall in the heart. An imaginary illness is worse than a real one.
Do you know any others than English and Jiddish Shnorren — German: schnorren, same meaning Versteh — German: verstehen, to understand Verstehst du das? Der doktor hot a refueh tsu alts, oder nit tsu dales. A lazy person has to do a task twice. Hoken a chainik tchinik Borrow causes sorrow. Can refer to food, ideas or people. Far gelt bakumt men alts, nor kain saichel nit.
The expression a shanda fur die goy means to do something embarrassing to Jews where non-Jews can observe it. Es shtumeh di tsinger ven du host in kesheneh klinger. He who lies in the sty will be eaten by the pigs. Marnie, who did her graduate work at Columbia University writes relationship features and advice columns. He is the master of all jerks. The spellings of Yiddish words and conventional German spellings are different, but the pronunciations are frequently the same e.
A leopard cannot change his spots lit. Gold never rusts lit;, golden dishes will never turn black. Yiddish English Dreck Rubbish Momzer Bastard Kuck Ind Fal Worthless Bum Shaygetz Sinner Nafke Whore Schlmazel Unlucky Person Tukhes Lecher Ass Kisser Gayn Caken Ofn Yam Go Shit in the Ocean Putznasher Cocksucker Tuchis Ass Kaker Punum Shit Face Fortz Fart Stup Ir Fuck You Zhlub Crude Shtick Holtz Empty Person Alter Kakher Old Fuck Pish De Chuss In De Yom Piss in the Sea Gonif Crook Shtarker Thug Putz Fool Tochus Leker Ass Licker Meskeit Ugly Kurva Whore Trichen Ah Furtz Dry Old Fart Shandhoiz Whorehouse Meshungina Crazy Prick Vantz Annoying Idiot Shmendrek Fool Yutz Asshole Mishigas Insanity Schmendrick Jerk Gay Kaken In Yam Go Shit in the Ocean Shikker Drunkard Kush In Tuches Arein Kiss My Ass Schmuck Dick Yold Goof Tuches Arine Up Your Ass Faygala Fag Kinish Pussy Kish Min Tukhes Kiss My Ass Chiam Yankel Imbecile Gay Kaken Oyf Der Vant Go Shit on the Wall Klutz Clumsy Person Gey Red Tsu Der Vant Talk to the Wall Mishugena Freak Paskudnyak Stuck Up Bore Tsu Tilas Gescheften Shove It Up Your Ass Kucker Shit Head Nebish Loser Moyshe Pupik Jackass Shvuntz Coward Shikseh Slut Shtik Drek Piece of Shit Khazer Pig Shtup Fuck Pierick Cunt Farbisener Sour Twat Fartz Du In Gurgle Fart Down Your Throat Shvag Shut Up Shtinker Stool Pigeon Tsatskele Dumb Bitch Schlemiel Retard Trenen Rape Golem Goof. Especially now, under a presidential administration that has been since its first waning crescent moon, the term witch has been reclaimed as an empowering one for womankind. It's become a part of English culture; and, since the English language is always interested in extending its family of words, the charm of Jewish and Yiddish sayings and idioms is irresistible. No fruit falls from withered trees.
Farloreneh yoren iz erger vi farloreneh gelt. Dogs fight over a bone and mourners over an inheritance. However, the town I have lived in for the past 15 years has a very small Jewish population in comparison. There are differing approaches to the of which uses the and the spelling of some of these words may therefore be variable for example, schlep is also seen as shlep, schnoz as shnozz. Don't say this one in front of your bubby either.
Hofen un haren machen klugeh far naren. For compassion and for cowardice there is no remedy. The affectionate diminutive is tchotchkala. Der gehenem iz nit azoi shlecht vi dos kumen tsi im. No one sees his own faults lit. After a good cry, your heart is lighter.
It melts in the mouth, delicious, yummy. A nar gait in bod arein un fargest zikh dos ponim optsuvashen. Shteyner zol zi hobn, nit kayn kinder. A strange fool is laughable, but your own fool is shameful. Sometimes even a fool can say a smart word.
Bad fortune, where goest thou? A hundred houses shall he have, in every house a hundred rooms and in every room twenty beds, and a delirious fever should drive him from bed to bed. Laig zikh nit mit a gezunter kop in a kranken bet. Mit gelt tor men nit stolzieren, veil me ken es gleich farlieren. Kum ich nisht heint, kum ich morgen. Es vert mir finster in di oygn. He denied that was his intention. The biggest folly of the fool is that he thinks he is smart.
Gehakteh leber iz besser vi gehakteh tsores. I need it like a hole in the head! He should go nuts and run around through the streets. Got zol gebn, er zol hobn altsding vos zayn harts glist, nor er zol zayn geleymt oyf ale ayvers un nit kenen rirn mit der tsung. So go ahead and shop aggressively in our Megillah Store. עקװעלט: The end of the earth. Libeh un hunger voinen nit in ainem.
Der shuster beim kapul un der top iz ful. It's an expert, on any topic. Kuk arop, vest du visn vi hoykh du shteyst. Besser mit a klugn in gehenem eyder mit a nar in ganeydn. If you talk a lot, you talk of yourself. Reden iz shver un shveigen ken men nit. Ich zol azoy vissen fun tsores.