• adj. Self-evident.

Example Sentences

  • "In some circles, the ideas in this paper are considered muvan me'elav [well established and obvious]. Yet in too many places they are still considered controversial or disruptive to local ways of doing things." (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew


  • מובן מאליו

    • Who Uses This

      • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education


      • North America


      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      muvan meelav, muvan me'eilav

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