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The 10 Best Yiddish Words You’ve Never Heard Of
These Yiddish terms aren't widely known, but they're a lot of fun to use.
Five Yiddish Films You Can Stream Right Now for Free
A sampler of Yiddish films (with English subtitles) on the Internet.
Where To See Yiddish Theater Today
A guide to Yiddish performances and festivals around the world.
Similar Jewish Words You Don’t Want to Mix Up
From kibbitz/kibbutz to mitzvah/mikveh, we round up some easily confused Hebrew and Yiddish terms.
The 22 Best Yiddish Words to Know
A brief glossary of important and commonly used Yiddish words and phrases.
One of the most beloved writers of Yiddish literature, his work inspired the hit musical "Fiddler on the Roof."
Ashkenazi "Old Country" music found new life in America in the late 20th century.
The People of the Book have created a sizable corpus of secular prose and poetry.
10 Yiddish Words That Went Mainstream
Even as fewer American Jews spoke Yiddish at home, various Yiddish words and phrases were adopted into the American lexicon.
Yiddish Theater in New York
A cultural phenomenon of Jewish America in the early 20th century.
Yiddish Literature in the 20th Century
Yiddish writers emigrated from Europe, and though Yiddish writing all but ceased after the Holocaust, it is seeing a small rebirth today.
Yiddish: What You Should Know
An overview of the grammar — and the many ways this Jewish language differs from Hebrew.