- "Oh my gosh, look at that punim. Your baby is adorable!"
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Heb פנים paním, Yiddish פּנים pónem
- Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
- North America
- The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
- This word originally stems from Hebrew, but is more closely associated with Yiddish discourse.
Who Uses This
panim, ponim, punem
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