[LMB] OT: Words for not-skinny

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Mon Nov 27 11:00:35 GMT 2017


On Mon, 27 Nov 2017 06:38:52 +0100 (CET), baur baur <baur at chello.at>
wrote:

>
>>     >"Zaftig" is the word I was trying to remember. It is a word that evokes a
>>     >pleasant armful. (Rubenesque mostly works on people who know who ruben
>>     >was...)
>> 
>>     If my German hasn't deserted me, literally "juicy".
>> 
>
>
>correct when written thusly:"saftig"

Of course.  Is "zaftig" perhaps Yiddish, then?
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