interj. "Everything's fine."
"How's it going in there?" "Kol b'seder!"
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
כל בסדר 'lit. all in order', more commonly הכל בסדר hakol beseder 'everything is in order, everything is OK'
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
Who Uses This
ha'kol b'seder, hakol beseder
This phrase has been incorrectly suggested as the etymology for English "copacetic."
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