Yiddish Plural

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Yiddish Plural

Learning the Yiddish Plural displayed below is vital to the language. Yiddish Plurals are grammatical numbers, typically referring to more than one of the referent in the real world. In the English language, singular and plural are the only grammatical numbers. Here are some examples:

English PluralYiddish Plural
Pluralמערצאָל
my bookמיין בוך
my booksמיין ספרים
our daughterאונדזער טאָכטער
our daughtersאונדזער טעכטער
I'm coldאיך בין קאַלט
we're coldמיר 'רע קעלט
his chickensזייַן טשיקאַנז
their chickenזייער הינדל

Notice the structure of the Plural in Yiddish.

List of Plurals in Yiddish

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

English PluralYiddish Plural
alligatorאַלאַגייטער
alligatorsאַלאַגייטערז
bearבער
bearsטראגט
birdפויגל
birdsפייגל
bullביק
bullsאקסן
catקאַץ
catsקאַץ
cowקו
cowsקאַוז
deerהירש
many deerפילע הירש
dogהונט
dogsהינט
donkeyייזל
donkeysדאַנגקיז
eagleאָדלער
eaglesיגאַלז
elephantהעלפאַנד
elephantsעלאַפאַנץ
giraffeדזשעראַף
giraffesדזשעראַפס
goatציג
goatsבעק
horseפערד
horsesפערד
lionלייב
lionsליאָנס
monkeyמאַלפּע
monkeysמאַנגקיז
mouseמויז
miceמיסע
rabbitקיניגל
rabbitsראַבאַץ
snakeשלאַנג
snakesסנייקס
tigerטיגער
tigersטיגערס
wolfוואָלף
wolvesוועלף

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