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See also: פנים

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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew פָּנִים (paním, face).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Litvish) IPA(key): [ˈpɔnəm]
  • (Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈpuːnəm]
  • (Ukraynish) IPA(key): [ˈpʊnəm]

NounEdit

פּנים (ponemn, plural פּנימער (penemer), diminutive פּנימל (peneml)

  1. face
    אַ שיין פּנים!‎ ― a sheyn ponem!(What a) pretty face!

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Derived termsEdit

  • אַ פּנים (a ponem, apparently, seemingly, on the face of it)

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