gramen

Definitions

  • n. Rhymes; especially a rhyming poem or song.

Example Sentences

  • "Mendy performs a new Purim gramen every year."

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • גראַם gram 'rhyme' (pl. גראַמען gramen 'rhymes')

    • Who Uses This

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

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).

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