n. A favor.
"Would you do me a tovah, and get me a glass of water?"
"I have a toyve to ask of you..."
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
טובה tova 'good'
- Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- North America
- Great Britain
- Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Who Uses This
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