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HebrewEdit

NounEdit

טוֹבָה (továf

  1. a favor
  2. (someone's) benefit, (someone's) favor
    הוא עזב את אשתו לטובת גבר.‎‎ ― azáv ét ishtó l'továt-géver.He left his wife for [=in favor of] a man.
    • 1st century CE, Nachum Ish Gamzu:
      גם זו לטובה.‎gam zú l'tová. — This, too, is for the best.

AdjectiveEdit

טוֹבָה (tová) f sg indef. (m sg indef. טוֹב; f pl טוֹבוֹת)

  1. good (acting in the interest of good; ethical)