Re: Yiddish Question #yiddish

Albert Stern

There was an episode of M*A*S*H called 38 Across that revolved around Hawkeye being unable to finish a crossword. The missing clue was a five letter Yiddish word for bedbug, which they finally - after comic machinations - found out is "vantz."
Here is a link to a MASH fan page about the episode.
It was a long time ago, but I remember it was a funny one.
Albert Stern

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