alles sal regkom, phrase

Forms:
alles sal regt kom, alles zal recht komenShow more Also alles sal regt kom, alles zal recht komen, alles zal recht kommen.
Origin:
Afrikaans, DutchShow more Afrikaans, from Dutch alles everything + zal will + recht right + komen come; see also quotation 1913.
colloquial
‘All will be well’, an optimistic, consolatory, or now often ironical saying. Cf. all will come right (see come sense 1). See also moenie panic (nie) at moenie sense 2, and môre is nog ’n dag (môre sense 2).
1870, 1882 [see come sense 1].
1990 P.-D. Uys in Drum Dec.South Africa has..a great and generous population that can make the future work. If only we don’t panic. Alles sal regkom.
‘All will be well’, an optimistic, consolatory, or now often ironical saying.

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