Western Yiddish [yih]

ISO Language Name: Western Yiddish
ISO Language Code: yih
ISO Macrolanguage Name: Yiddish
Population: 49,000

GRN has identified 4 spoken languages and dialects within this language code.

1. Yiddish, Western

GRN Language Number: 18574
Population: 49,210

Other names for Yiddish, Western

Judeo-German
Yiddish
Yidish

Where Yiddish, Western is spoken

Belgium
France
Germany
Hungary
Israel
Netherlands
Switzerland

2. Yiddish, Western: Midwestern Yiddish

GRN Language Number: 18575

Other names for Yiddish, Western: Midwestern Yiddish

Midwestern Yiddish

Where Yiddish, Western: Midwestern Yiddish is spoken

Germany
Hungary

3. Yiddish, Western: Northwestern Yiddish

GRN Language Number: 18576

Other names for Yiddish, Western: Northwestern Yiddish

Northwestern Yiddish

Where Yiddish, Western: Northwestern Yiddish is spoken

Germany
Hungary
Netherlands

4. Yiddish, Western: Southwestern Yiddish

GRN Language Number: 18577

Other names for Yiddish, Western: Southwestern Yiddish

Southwestern Yiddish

Where Yiddish, Western: Southwestern Yiddish is spoken

Germany
Hungary

People Groups who speak Western Yiddish

Jew, Western Yiddish-Speaking;