Salt & Pilpel

Connecting Jewish Americans and Israelis in North NJ

Hebringlish June 23, 2010

Filed under: Hebringlish — foundintranslation18 @ 4:13 pm
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Since quite a few of us are traveling to Israel to see their family, here is a family idiom for you:

Saper Lasavta translates as ‘tell grandma’ and means ‘ you can tell those tall tales to your grandma, I know the truth…’

A similar idiom in Yiddish is: Bobbe Mayses

 

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