[LMB] zaftig vs. saftig

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Mon Nov 27 23:11:01 GMT 2017


On Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 10:14 AM, Douglas Weinfield <douglasw at his.com>
wrote:

> Yes, Yiddish is zaftig; Deutsch ist saftig.
>
> My father, who spoke some Yiddish, would sometimes refer to a shapely
> woman as zaftig.
> --
>
As long as it is said with appreciation, it is all good :)


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