מען

YiddishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German man.

PronounEdit

מען ‎(menm

  1. one, you, they (stands in for a non-specific entity)

Usage notesEdit

  • This pronoun is often contracted to מע ‎(me) directly before a verb, or even to מ׳ ‎(m') when the verb starts with a vowel.
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