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Oy vey, stop your kvetching! You’ve found the Yiddish Slang Dictionary to help you shmooze or kibitz. Be warned though, this website contains some words not fit for your bubbe.

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Bubbe

grandma

There are many alternative spelling this word (bubbie, bobbe, bobeh, bubby, bube), but they all mean "grandma". It can also be used to refer to any elderly woman. Adding -shi to the end, maing it bobeshi, adds a little more affection.

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