nosherai

Alternative Spellings

nasherai, nasheray

Definitions

  • snacks

Example Sentences

  • "Make sure we have lots of nosherai for when the kids come over."

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

נאַשערײַ nasheráy 'sweets'

Who Uses This

Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

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

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