What Are Some Popular Yiddish Phrases?

What Are Some Popular Yiddish Phrases?

What Are Some Popular Yiddish Phrases?

Some popular Yiddish phrases include the greetings "a gutn tog" and "borekh habo," questions such as "vi geyt es?", and commands such as "kum mit mir," according to Linguanaut.com. Introductory phrases such as "es frayt mikh dikh tsu kenen" and "fun vanent kumstu?" are also commonly used.

"A gutn tog" means "good day" and "borekh habo" means "welcome" and is used to greet an individual person. "Vi geyt es?" is the phrase for asking someone how they are doing and "kum mit mir" translates to "come with me." "Es frayt mikh dikh tsu kenen" means "nice to meet you" and "fun vanent kumstu?" is the way to ask where somebody is from.