אויף

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ūf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɔjf], [ɔf], [af]

Preposition[edit]

אויף (oyf)

  1. on, upon
  2. in (a language)
  3. at (an occasion)
  4. by (a unit; multiplication)
  5. for (a time or purpose)

Usage notes[edit]

Although some works will transliterate this word according to its pronunciation (for example, as af), YIVO recommends that it always be transliterated according to its spelling as oyf.

Derived terms[edit]