Verter fun der Vokh: דער פּו֜רים – Happy Purim!

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Happy Purim! / אַ פֿר‮יילעכן פּורים!
He likes disguising himself as Haman on Purim.
ער האָט ליב אום פּורי‮ם צו גיין פֿאַרשטעלט ווי המן הרשע.
The Purim feast is a wonderful and delicious end to the Purim holiday.
די פּורים־סעודה איז אַ מחיהדי‮קער און געשמאַקער סוף צום יום־טובֿ פּורים.
Her favorite type of hamentasch is the one with prune filling, of which she can eat a dozen at one sitting!
איר באַליבטסטער מין המן־טאַש איז דער ‮אויף פּאָווידלע, וואָס זי קען דערפֿון אויפֿפֿרעסן אַ טוץ אין איין אָטעם!
And here is a Purim treat:
The Yiddish Philharmonic Chorus singing the Purim song “Makhts Of!”
Haman the Wicked: המן הרשע
hamentasch(en): דער המן־טאַש, ־ן
King Ahasuerus: דער מלך אַחשוורוש
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