interj. "Quiet please."
"Anyone who went to a Jewish camp or Hebrew school may now be feeling a desire to yell 'hey!' after reading the words 'sheket bevakasha.'" (source)
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
Who Uses This
- Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- Younger: Jews in their 30s or younger
- Organizations: People involved in a professional or volunteer capacity with Jewish nonprofit organizations
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
sheket bivakasha, sheket bivakashah, sheket bevakashah
See also sheket.
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