Yiddish Nouns

If you're trying to learn Yiddish Nouns you will find some useful resources including a course about Nouns and Words... to help you with your Yiddish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Yiddish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Yiddish Nouns

Learning the Yiddish Nouns displayed below is vital to the language. Yiddish nouns are words used to name a person, animal, place, thing, or abstract ideas. Nouns are usually the most important part of vocabulary. Here are some examples:

English NounsYiddish Nouns
nounsנאַונז
my carמיין מאַשין
green carגרין מאַשין
three carsדרייַ קאַרס
car garageמאַשין גאַראַזש
outside the carאַרויס די מאַשין

Notice the structure of the Nouns in Yiddish.

List of Nouns in Yiddish

Below is a list of the Nouns and Words in Yiddish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Yiddish vocabulary.

English NounsYiddish Nouns
armאָרעם
backצוריק
cheeksטשיקס
chestקאַסטן
chinגאָמבע
earגעהער
elbowעלנבויגן
eyeאָנקוקן
faceמינע
fingerפינגער
fingersפינגער
footפֿיס
hairהאָר
handהאַנט
headקאָפּ
heartהאַרץ
kneeקני
legפוס
lipליפּ
mouthמויל
neckהאַלדז
noseנאָז
shoulderאַקסל
stomachמאָגן
teethציין
thighפּאָלקע
throatהאַלדז
thumbגראָבער פינגער
toeפינגער פונ פוס
tongueצונג
toothצאָן

Nouns and Words have a very important role in Yiddish. Once you're done with Yiddish Nouns, you might want to check the rest of our Yiddish lessons here: Learn Yiddish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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