Classification: Indo-European – Germanic – West Germanic – High German – Yiddish
Number of speakers: 1,510,430 (Ethnologue)
Countries where it is spoken: Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Lithuania, Mexico, Moldova, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, the UK, Ukraine, the US
- Western Yiddish (Germany, Hungary, Netherlands and Switzerland)
- Eastern Yiddish (Other countries)
Language Awareness Index (explain): 1.6
Yeder mentsh vert geboyrn fray un glaykh in koved un rekht. Yeder vert bashonkn mit farshtand un gevisn; yeder zol zikh firn mit a tsveytn in a gemit fun brudershaft.
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.
- The Family-די משפחה (Di Mishpokhe)
- The Numbers-די צאָל (Di Tsol)
- The Week-די װאָך (Di Vokh)
- The Months-די חדשים (Di Kadoshem)
- Seasons of the Year
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