What does Mamish mean?
Definitions. adv. ” 1. As though true to fact…2. Surely or certainly…3.
What does taka mean in Yiddish?
Really, actually, indeed, “in consideration of all the information available.” (Weiser) (can also be used ironically.)
What does keppie mean in Yiddish?
I lovingly refer to her head as keppie, the Yiddish word for “head” that my parents and grandparents always used. The word keppie brings back images of comfort every time I hear it.
What does Shayne mean in Yiddish?
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shayna (Yiddish: שיינא; Polish: Szejna) is a feminine name of Yiddish origin, meaning “beautiful” or “lovely”, and evocative of the Yiddish phrase “אַ שיינע מיידל” (“a shayne maydel”, or “a lovely girl”).
What does Shepping mean?
My friend Parry added the word “shepping” to “naches” — i.e. the verb meaning “getting” to the noun “pleasure” or “pride”.
What is a Kochleffel?
A Kochleffel is a busybody—someone who stirs things and people up.) 1 Kochleffel syndrome is widespread and relatively contagious and is transmitted by an as yet unidentified agent, usually by word of mouth. Its manifestations are protean and may mimic several other illnesses.
What does Takah mean?
takah III Mn 1. attitude, appearance, behavior: ~ is still a virgin; 2. shy, handsome, handsome, handsome: ~ also the person’s appearance; 3.
What does the name taka mean?
Taka Boy’s name meaning, origin, and popularity
What does Taka mean? tall, honorable. Japanese.
What is a Yiddishe kop?
About Yiddishe Kop
This astute way of thinking is known in Yiddish as yiddishe kop , literally “Jewish head.”
What does bubala mean in Yiddish?
Bubala. A term of endearment, darling. It’s like, “oh sweetie!” But more fun. Because it sounds like boobie.
What is a mensch?
The word “Mensch”, in Yiddish, is “someone to admire and emulate, someone of noble character.