- 1 How do you say awesome in Jewish?
- 2 How do you say be well in Jewish?
- 3 What does Laila Tov mean?
- 4 How do you say good Yom Tov?
- 5 What does Beseder mean?
- 6 Is it OK to say shalom?
- 7 How do you reply to Shalom?
- 8 What does Kol Tuv mean?
- 9 How do you respond to Laila Tov?
- 10 What does Al Lo Davar mean?
- 11 What does Todah Rabah mean?
- 12 How do you greet a rabbi?
How do you say awesome in Jewish?
‘ Sababa. As superlatives are worn out easily, sababa started by meaning ‘amazing’ and over time came to mean ‘cool,’ ‘great’… sometimes it can just mean ‘okay. ‘ To be sababa with something means ‘it’s all good.
How do you say be well in Jewish?
The Yiddish equivalent is זײַ געזונט zay gezunt (for a single addressee, informally) or זײַט געזונט zayt gezunt (for multiple addressees, or formally with a single addressee). It also means “be healthy ” and is used as a salutation upon departing.
What does Laila Tov mean?
Boker tov / layla tov ( Good morning / night )
How do you say good Yom Tov?
Go with “Yom Tov” or ” Good Yuntif,” and they likely won’t be offended. You could also go with “Gmar chatimah tova,” a more traditional greeting, which roughly translated to English means “a good final sealing.”
What does Beseder mean?
“Alright” or “ok ” are very useful words and expressions in English and also in Hebrew. The Hebrew word for “okay” and for “alright” is “beseder” (be-se-der).
Is it OK to say shalom?
Shalom alechem (שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם; “well-being be upon you” or “may you be well”), this expression is used to greet others and is a Hebrew equivalent of “hello”. The appropriate response to such a greeting is “upon you be well-being” ( עֲלֵיכֶם שָׁלוֹם, aleichem shalom).
How do you reply to Shalom?
The traditional greeting among Jews is shalom aleichem, peace unto you; to which the response is aleichem shalom, to you, peace.
What does Kol Tuv mean?
” All the best ” (JPS), a closing or farewell.
How do you respond to Laila Tov?
Now you can say laila tov when you are going to sleep and boker tov in the morning. When someone says “How are you?” you can respond: Toda (thank you), I’m feeling tov (good) and everything is beseder (OK).
What does Al Lo Davar mean?
Basic words (מילים בסיסיות) When people thank you, it is customary to answer “Al lo davar” (עׇל לֹא דׇבׇר) or “Eyn be’ad ma” (אֵין בְעֳד מָה), both meaning ” for nothing “. Alternatively, you can say “Bevakashah” (בְּבַקָשָׁה), which means both “please” and “you’re welcome”.
What does Todah Rabah mean?
Filters. Thank you; many thanks. interjection.
How do you greet a rabbi?
Hi Gavin. If you don’t know the rabbi, then it’s best to call him/her Rabbi <lastname>. Many modern rabbis prefer to be called by their first name, Rabbi <firstname>, but they’ll tell you that after you address them by their last name, so you don’t need to worry about it.