azoi, azay, azey, azeh
- So, thus
- Is that so? Really?
- "We met the president today." "Azoy?" (really, is that so?)
- "How are you feeling?" "Azoy" (so-so)
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Pronounced "ah-ZOY" or "ah-ZEY," depending on European region of origin
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