How do you respond to Ma nishma?
Terms in this set (6)
- Not good. Lo Tov.
- not bad. Kacha kacha.
- Good. Tov.
- Very good. Tov ma-od.
- Excellent. Mezzuyan.
- Great!! Mashehu mashehu!!
What does Ahuvi mean in Hebrew?
Literally, “beloved” is the most common. Masculine – ahuv -אהובfeminine – ahuva – אהובה My love is ahuvi אהובי and ahuvati אהובתי respectively. There is another word me’ahev מאהב (femenine me’ahevet מאהבת) which means lover, but is less common when talking about one’s own lover.
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).
How do you respond to Todah?
It’s literal meaning is “It’s nothing” and it is a common and polite way to respond to someone thanking you. So when someone is saying toda or toda raba to you, we can simply reply with: Bevakasha or Ein be-ad ma.
How do you greet someone in Hebrew?
The most common greeting and parting phrase in Hebrew is “Shalom” (Peace). Jewish Israelis may also greet by saying “Ahlan”. “Shalom’ may be followed by the casual greetings of “Ma nishma” (What’s up?) or “Ma koreh” (What’s happening?).
How do you respond when someone says Shalom?
The appropriate response is aleichem shalom (“unto you peace”) (Hebrew: עֲלֵיכֶם שָׁלוֹם). The plural form “עֲלֵיכֶם” is used even when addressing one person. This form of greeting is traditional among Jews throughout the world. The greeting is more common among Ashkenazi Jews.
How do you wish someone well in Hebrew?
The traditional Jewish way of wishing someone a speedy recovery is saying רְפוּאָה שְׁלֵמָה , which means, literally, a complete healing. But a more common expression in Modern Hebrew is הַחְלָמָה מְהִירָה – literally, a speedy recovery.