The Hebrew language lay dormant for a very long while. When it reemerged from its slumber, we Israelis found ourselves without the right words for all things relating to sex. Just how serious is this problem? Quite serious. Guy explains.

Words and Expressions Discussed:

Zayin – Dick – זין

Pot, nartik, Vagina – Vagina – פות

Kus – Pussy – כוס

Le’onen – To masturbate – לאונן

Lezayen – To fuck – לזיין

Kusit – Chick, babe – כוסית

Mizdayenet – She is fucking – מזדיינת

Dfika – Fuck (noun) – דפיקה

Lidfok – To knock, fuck – לדפוק

Dafuk – Fucked up – דפוק

Gomeret – Coming (f., sex.) – גומרת

Ligmor – To finish, to come (sex.) – לגמור

Meonenet – Masturbating (f.) – מאוננת

Playlist & Clips: 

Ha-dag Nachash & Mazi Cohen – Af Ehad (lyrics)

Riki Gal – Na’arat Ha-rok (lyrics)

Onan (Wikipedia)

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