Be well

Definitions

  • interj. Closing to a letter or conversation: Take care, be healthy.

Example Sentences

  • "I hope that this clarifies the technicalities of this out of the ordinary Shabbos. May Yom Kippur be meaningful for you and your family.

    Be Well,

    Rabbi Litt"

    (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish
  • English

Who Uses This

  • Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
  • Non-Jews: (words that have spread outside of Jewish networks)

Regions

  • North America

Dictionaries

  • None

Notes

  • 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.

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