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What does Matzel Tovh (sp) mean?

I prob butchered the spelling but forgive me.

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JackieGirl007

Asked by JackieGirl007 at 9:16 PM on Nov. 6, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • The phrase is used to express "congratulations" for a happy and significant occasion or event.
    NightPhoenix

    Answer by NightPhoenix at 9:20 PM on Nov. 6, 2009

  • Thank you, is it Jewish?
    JackieGirl007

    Answer by JackieGirl007 at 9:29 PM on Nov. 6, 2009

  • It is a Jewish (well, Hebrew/Yiddish) sentiment. It is said as mazal tov in Hebrew and as mazel tov in Yiddish and it means "good luck has occured" or "your fortune has been good". Many people say it in place of congratulations.
    tracylynnr67

    Answer by tracylynnr67 at 10:41 PM on Nov. 6, 2009

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