Record a Pronunciation
adv. "By the way: incidentally" (Weiser).
prep. "Subordinate to: along with" (Weiser).
"They learned in together in the afternoon, and, agav, they decided to meet again later that evening." (Weiser)
"I learned Hilchos Shabbos agav the sugyos." (Weiser)
Record a Sentence
Aram. עַל גַּב al gav 'on the back of' > Aram. אגב agav 'on the back of' and Heb. אגב / אַגַּב agav 'by the way' > Yid. אַגבֿ 'agev 'incidentally, by the way, in passing'
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