Yiddish Articles

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Yiddish Articles

Learning the Yiddish Articles displayed below is vital to the language. Yiddish articles are words that combine with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Generally articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun. Examples are "the, a, and an". Here are some examples:

English ArticlesYiddish Articles
articlesארטיקלען
theדי
aאַ
oneמען
someעטלעכע
fewביסל
the bookדי בוך
the booksדי ביכער
a bookאַ בוך
one bookאיין בוך
some booksעטלעכע ביכער
few booksביסל ביכער

Notice the structure of the Articles in Yiddish.

List of Articles in Yiddish

Below is a list of vocabulary where you can use the Definite and Indefinite Articles in Yiddish. Try to practice but also memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Yiddish vocabulary.

English VocabularyYiddish Vocabulary
Foodעסנוואַרג
almondsאַלמאַנדז
breadברויט
breakfastפרישטיק
butterפּוטער
candyזיסוואַרג
cheeseקעז
chickenהינדל
cuminקומין
dessertפאַרבייַסן
dinnerמיטאָג
fishפיש
fruitפרוכט
ice creamייַזקרעם
lambלאַם
lemonלימענע
lunchלאָנטש
mealמאָלצייַט
meatפלייש
ovenויוון
pepperפעפער
plantsגעוויקסן
porkכאַזער - פלייש
saladסאַלאַט
saltזאַלץ
sandwichסענדוויטש
sausageווורשט
soupזופּ
sugarצוקער
supperוועטשערע
turkeyינדיק
appleעפּל
bananaבאַנאַנע
orangesאָרינדזשיז
peachesפּיטשיז
peanutפיסטאַשקע
pearsפּערז
pineappleאַנאַנאַס
grapesווייַנטרויבן
strawberriesסטראָבעריז
vegetablesוועדזשטאַבאַלז
carrotמער
cornפּאָפּשוי
cucumberוגערקע
garlicקנאָבל
lettuceסאַלאַט
olivesהזיתים
onionsאַניאַנז
peppersפּעפּערז
potatoesפּאַטייטאָוז
pumpkinקירבעס
beansבינז
tomatoesטאַמאַטאָוז

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