- literally "the hope." "The Israeli national anthem." (Glinert)
- "Everyone please rise for HaTikva."
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
The New Joys of Yiddish, by Leo Rosten and Lawrence Bush (New York, 2003).
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
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