Re: Terms of Endearment and the Yenta #general
Benzy Shani <bshani@...>
In Norwegian - which is a language with much Germanic influence - jentetoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
(pronounced YEN-ta) simply means girl.
En pen lille jente - a pretty little girl; en flink jente - a clever girl;
So-and-so har faat en jente - she has given birth to a girl.
< MBernet@aol.com > wrote:
While we are on this thread - what would one say about being called Yenta