- festive; related to or appropriate for a holiday
- "You're going to wear that? It's not really yontefdik."
Languages of Origin
יום־טובֿדיק yontefdik/yontevdik 'festive', from יום־טובֿ yontef/yontev 'holiday'
Who Uses This
Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
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