User:Yidel

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yi-N דער באניצער רעדט יידיש אלס מאמע-לשון.
en-2 This user has intermediate knowledge of English.
he-2 משתמש זה יודע עברית ברמה בינונית.
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Hello all. I came here to help with the translation of the interface for the Yiddish language (yi).

I contribute mainly on the en he and yi Wikipedias.

I was temporary administrator 2 times of the Yiddish Wikipedia.

My mother tongue is Yiddish. I can read and write English and Hebrew at an intermediate level. I also know a little German.


Please help me in my ongoing Yiddish translation project

Usually my translations are only a first draft because i cannot have a clue where does this message appear? I am not able to make a proper translation without having seen the context of this message. after time i use the wikipedia i can comprehend fully that the translation needs change in context of its use. So it can be updated more then just a few times.

Yiddish language status

  • 4000 articles in Yiddish Wikipedia.
  • 50,000 Mother tongue only Yiddish speakers worldwide, mainly in New York and Jerusalem. And more the a few hundredth thousand people who understand Yiddish but don't use it.
  • Yiddish messages that is not translated is defaulting to Hebrew right now.