muvan me'elav

Alternative Spellings

muvan meelav, muvan me'eilav

Definitions

  • 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." (http://www.wisephilanthropy.com/articles/article.html?aid=13&cid=8&sid=2)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew

Etymology

מובן מאליו

Who Uses This

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

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

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