Si kiere El Dyo

Alternative Spellings

Si quiere El Dio

Definitions

  • (Literally) If it is God's will -An expression that nothing is certain, or completely in our hands -a mild expression of doubt, like "If it turns out that way"

Example Sentences

  • "Let's go to the beach tomorrow!" "Si kiere El Dyo."
  • "We will succeed in finishing this project." "Si kiere El Dyo."

Languages of Origin

Ladino

Etymology

"Si kiere El Dyo" - "if God wants" (from Ladino)

Who Uses This

Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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