Re: yiddish words #yiddish

David Lewin

Is this "Halts kammer"  not the German word Hals  = throat  rather than Holz = wood?

David Lewin

At 19:22 28/03/2020, Deborah Blankenberg wrote:
Google Translate transliterates ער רעד זיך �פ ווי� פייוויש �ין ה�לץ ק�ממער as "er red zikh af vya feyvish in halts kammer" and translates it as literally meaning "He speaks like a fish in a wooden chamber." Such a colorful language, our mameloshn!
Deborah Blankenberg (JewishGen ID #613395)
Lodi, CA
Researching BLOCH/BLOCK (Germany to New York, Colombia and Missouri), BLINDER (Kishinev to New York via Poland? and Paris), KUSHER/KUSZER (Lodz vicinity to New York via Paris), GOLDSCHMIDT (Germany)

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