My First Yiddish Word Book
Did you know that Yiddish is written in Hebrew letters but pronounced more like German? Introduce your kids to their mama loshen (mother tongue) and open the door to their cultural heritage! The basic Yiddish vocabulary includes more than 150 words for family members, objects in the home and school, colors, and numbers. Each concept is presented with a bright picture, the Yiddish word, and the translation and transliteration. The once-thriving language, spoken by millions, is undergoing a revival, and kids will enjoy learning to speak the colorful tongue.
Like the book but need pronunciations.
My little Australian cousin loves his new book and his Booba said “it’s so Hamish”
Great book in the tradition of any First 100 words book. I learned a few things myself.
my nieces like the book.
excellent just what we needed to inspire speaking Yiddish.