- wait, hold on; lit. "an instant"
- "Sarah, come on! We're going to miss the movie!" "Rega, Yoni, give me a second!"
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
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