Verter fun der Vokh: דאָס ברױט – Bread

700 700 League for Yiddish

װאָס באַקט זיך בײַ אײַך
What’s baking in your oven?

bake (v./imp.): באַקן
bake (v./pf.): אָ֜פּבאַקן; אױ֜סבאַקן
baking pan: דער בעקן, ־⁠ס; דער באַ֜קפֿאַן, ־⁠ען

For the complete list, click here to go to the archive at “Verter fun der Vokh”


League for Yiddish

The League for Yiddish is dedicated to ensuring that Yiddish thrives as a living, contemporary language. It produces a variety of first-rate publications, all in Yiddish, including its culturalliterary magazine Afn Shvel, the Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary, graded readers in Yiddish (“easy reading” books that support the reading approach to teaching foreign languages) and more. Go to to learn more.

All stories by: League for Yiddish

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.