פֿערשקע

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Ultimately borrowed from Medieval Latin persica (peach (fruit)). Cognates: see there.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈfɛʁʃkə]

NounEdit

פֿערשקע (fershkef, plural פֿערשקעס (fershkes)

  1. peach
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