v. Strive; study; lit. "rise."
"He's shteyging in the beis medrash"
Languages of Origin
שטײַגן shtaygn 'rise, ascend, go up' (verbal stem is שטײַג shtayg)
- 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
shteyg, shtaig, shtayg
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