interj. Bon appetit; enjoy your meal; dig in. Glinert: "Literally, 'bon appetit!'"
"...and here is the main course. Beteavon!"
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
- Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
- Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there
- North America
- The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Who Uses This
b'teiavon, b'teavon, b'teyavon
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