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What is your name in Hebrew language?

What is your name in Hebrew language?

To ask “What is your name?” in Hebrew, we say מַה שִּׁמְךָ?

What is the most popular Hebrew name?

David was the most popular name for Jewish boys in Israel in 2019 for the second year in a row with 1,488, followed by Ariel with 1,341. Among Jewish girls, the favorite was Tamar for the fourth year in a row, with 1,233, followed by Maya with 1,208.

What are common Hebrew names?

The 22 Most Common Jewish Baby Names in Israel

  • Joseph. Joseph is a Hebrew boy’s name that means “increase.” Joseph was one of the sons of Jacob and a leader of the Israelites in Egypt.
  • David. David is a Hebrew boy’s name that means “beloved.” David was the second king of Israel.
  • Daniel.
  • Uri.
  • Omer.
  • Ariel.
  • Noam.
  • Adam.

What name means beautiful in Hebrew?

Shifrah: From the Hebrew, it means “beautiful” or “good looking,” making this a gorgeous choice for your sweet little girl or boy. Shifrah is a revered midwife in the Old Testament.

Widely used phrases

You can browse over 2000 Hebrew names based on their English equivalents here. Just click on the links below for all English names beginning with that letter.

What do Hebrew boys names mean in Hebrew?

Research the meanings behind the names and their connections to the Jewish faith. You’re sure to find a name that’s best for you and your family. Mazel Tov! Hebrew Boy Names Beginning With “A” Adam: means “man, mankind”​ Adiel: means “adorned by God” or “God is my witness.” Aharon (Aaron): Aharon was the older brother of Moshe (Moses).

Where can I find Hebrew Bible in English?

However, if you are not interested in downloading the bible, you can actually find some Hebrew English bible online ready for you to browse with no downloading. One of the most reliable sources out there is Be sure to right-click each book and choose “open in a new window” or “open in a new tab”

What does the first letter of a Hebrew name mean?

Few, if any, Hebrew names are usually transliterated to English with “F” as the first letter. Gal: Gal means “wave.” Galya: Galya means “wave of God.” Gamliela: Gamliela is the feminine form of Gamliel. Gamliel means “God is my reward.” Ganit: Ganit means “garden.” Ganya: Ganya means “garden of God.”

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