yainee

Alternative Spellings

yainey

Definitions

  • other types of chassidim [i.e. non-Chabad] , especially youth

Example Sentences

  • "Look at those yainees with their peyos."

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

mocking Hebrew pronunciation: 'elokainee'

Who Uses This

Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
Chabad youth

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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