gam zu l'toyve

Alternative Spellings

gam zu l'tovah


  • "This too is for the best."

Example Sentences

  • "Uh oh--we got a parking ticket. Gam zu l'toyve."

Languages of Origin

Aramaic, Yiddish


גם זו לטובה

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education


North America


Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).

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