interj. Literally "at a good hour." All in good time. Good luck. Response to a pregnancy announcement--meaning may all go well.
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- North America
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
- The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Who Uses This
b'sha'a tova, b'sha-ah tovah, beshaa tova
See also in a gite shu.
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