Mother to impatient child: "You need to have a little savlanut." or "Savlanut is the reason why we don't have drive by shootings, people killing each other while waiting in line, and endless public brawling."
Languages of Origin
- Textual Hebrew
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
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