פֿערשקע

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Ultimately borrowed from Medieval Latin persica (peach (fruit)). Cognates: see there.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈfɛʁʃkə]

Noun[edit]

פֿערשקע (fershkef, plural פֿערשקעס (fershkes)

  1. peach