n. "A triviality." (Rosten)
n. "Foolishness." (Rosten)
"Why would we even discuss such narishkeit?"
Languages of Origin
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
- Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
- North America
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
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