Updated: Jun 15, 2020
Want to brag at your Israeli friends? In this blog post we will share with you 5 Hebrew words that most Israelis will not recognise, since they use the equivalent English word, not knowing there is an option to say it in Hebrew.
1) Israelis says: Internet - אִינְטֶרנֶט
In Hebrew, it's "Mirshetet - מִרְשֶׁתֶת"
Comes from the word "Reshet - רֶשֶׁת" (Net). Invented relatively recently (20 years), most Israelis have no knowledge about it's existence.
2) Israelis says: Piercing - פִּירְסִינג
In Hebrew, it's "Nizum - נִזּוּם"
Comes from the word "