adj. Related to, relevant to, pertaining to.
adj. "Able to be done, practical." (Weiser)
adj. "Bearing upon or bringing about a change in: affecting." (Weiser)
n. (With 'a') "related in a way as would affect an opinion: associated." (Weiser)
"That's not nogeia to this decision."
"I wanted to learn with him despite his tough schedule, but it's just not noigeia."Listen to recordings of this sentence: ( Recording 1)
"I only looked at the records for information that's noigeia me."
"They didn't let him on the planning committee because he was a noigeia."
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
Hebrew v. נוֹגֵעַ nogea 'it is touching', Yiddish prep. נוגע negeye 'concerning, in reference to'
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- North America
- Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
Who Uses This
nogea, noigeia, noigea, noygeya, noygeye, nogeya
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