besorot tovot

Alternative Spellings

besorous tovas, besoros tovos, b'sorot tovot, b'soros tovos, besores toves, besoyres toyves, besoyres toves, psures-toyves, besures toves, besuros tovos, psures toyves, psurestoyves


  • good tidings, good news

Example Sentences

  • "May we be zocheh to hear b’soros tovos b’korov!" [May we merit to hear good news soon]. (
  • "B'sorot tovot ~ May we hear only good news" (
  • "Besoros tovos translates as “good news,” but in our community, within the confines of a mikvah, it refers to a specific kind of good news: a pregnancy" (
  • "we should hear only besorot tovot from each other" (

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Yiddish


Hebrew בשורות טובות besorot tovot, Yiddish בשׂורות־טובות psures-toyves

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)



Edit     See something you disagree with? Feel free to edit it. All changes will be moderated.