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Page 1/3. 41 Israel names and what they mean, for israel, israeli for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Israeli names for girls.
Aaron .. Biblical: Moses' brother Aaron was the first high priest of Israel ..
Abbas .. Israeli statesman Abba Eban.
Abner .. Biblical: King Saul of Israel's army chief, a valiant warrior and clever strategist ..
Abraham .. Biblical: Abraham, celebrated for his great faith, was the ancestor-father of Israel and some of the Arabic peoples ..
Ariel .. Israeli statesman Ariel Sharon.
Avital .. Also used as a girl's name in Israel .. In a dry climate like that of Israel's, dew is of great significance.
Balfour .. It was named for its author, British Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour, and Balfour was occasionally used as a given name in Israel afterward.
Carmelo .. Biblical place name: refers to Mount Carmel in Israel, which is referred to in ancient writings as a paradise.
Dan .. Biblical: Dan was the fifth son of Jacob and founder of one of the 12 tribes of Israel ..
Doron (Israeli, Hebrew) "Dweller; gift."
Eben .. Israeli statesman Abba Eban.
Eleazar .. Biblical: the son of Aaron and later his successor as high priest of Israel ..
Eliana .. Modern name first used in israel.
Elijah .. Biblical: Elijah was a great prophet of Israel who performed many miracles as told in the Book of Kings, and who is said not to have died, but was carried up into Heaven in a fiery chariot ..
Gad .. Biblical: one of Jacob's twelve sons, and founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.
Galil .. The root word for Galilee, a hilly area in Israel.
Gideon .. Biblical: a hero and judge of Israel who won battles through skillful planning and faith rather than strength of arms alone ..
Israel .. Biblical: when Jacob, son of Isaac, was in his nineties, God changed his name to Israel as a token of blessing .. Author Israel Shenker.
Issachar .. Biblical: one of the twelve sons of Jacob who founded the 12 tribes of Israel.
Jacob .. Jacob fathered 12 sons and a daughter, who became the ancestors of the nation of Israel, the name Jacob himself received after wrestling with an angel ..
Aaron, Abraham, Ariel, Carmelo, Dan, Elijah, Israel and Jacob are commonly used names, while Abbas, Abner, Avital, Balfour, Doron, Eben, Eleazar, Eliana, Gad, Galil, Gideon and Issachar are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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