Definition of Yiddisher in English:


Pronunciation /ˈyidiSHər/ /ˈjɪdɪʃər/


  • A person speaking Yiddish.

    as modifier ‘a Yiddisher Frenchman’
    • ‘Jews are ethnically diverse, there are Yiddishers who make up most of the world's Jewry but there are also Arab, Persian, Indian, Ethiopian, Udandan and Chinese Jews.’
    • ‘Maybe I should leave the Yiddish to the Yiddishers.’