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Modern Jewish Baby Names Pay Homage to Heritage

Modern Jewish Baby Names Pay Homage to Heritage | Name News | Scoop.it

In honor of Passover, we’re looking at the best modern Jewish baby names that will help you honor your heritage in a stylish way.

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Modern Jewish Baby Names Pay Homage to Heritage

Modern Jewish Baby Names Pay Homage to Heritage | Name News | Scoop.it
In honor of Passover, we’re looking at the best modern Jewish baby names that will help you honor your heritage in a stylish way.
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Baby named after father killed in May rocket attack »

Baby named after father killed in May rocket attack » | Name News | Scoop.it
Eight-day-old Pinchas Menachem Pashwazmanon has had his Brit (circumcision) and received the name of his father, killed in Ashdod in May by a rocket launched by Gaza-based terrorists.

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What were Israel's most popular baby names of 2018? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

What were Israel's most popular baby names of 2018? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post | Name News | Scoop.it
Muhammad remains the most common name in Israel overall, the report said.
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Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger's name lives on with grandson of woman he saved - Arab-Israeli Conflict - Jerusalem Post

Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger's name lives on with grandson of woman he saved - Arab-Israeli Conflict - Jerusalem Post | Name News | Scoop.it
A week and a day after Ettinger died, the Rabbi's son was given a coveted position during the ritual circumcision of new baby Ahiad.
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Tamar and Mohammad still on top of Israel's baby name list | The Times of Israel

Tamar and Mohammad still on top of Israel's baby name list | The Times of Israel | Name News | Scoop.it
Figures released ahead of the Jewish new year show 168,441 babies were born in the past year, 61,181 people were married, 24,868 got divorced, and 41,165 died
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Name Quotes #62: Alice, Donna, Shachar –

Name Quotes #62: Alice, Donna, Shachar – | Name News | Scoop.it
“If my dad had named me after some of his hobbies, you’d be calling me Carl Yastrzemski Lund or Rapala Lure Lund, and then I’d have to live with that.”
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What are the most popular Jewish baby names in Israel? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

What are the most popular Jewish baby names in Israel? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post | Name News | Scoop.it
From Avi to Yosef, biblical to modern and everything in between.
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Tamar, Mohammad, top Israel’s baby name list

Tamar, Mohammad, top Israel’s baby name list | Name News | Scoop.it
Popular monikers remain the same as previous two years for girls and boys, Jews and non-Jews
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Most popular Jewish names: Noam for a boy and Noa for a girl

Most popular Jewish names: Noam for a boy and Noa for a girl | Name News | Scoop.it
For another year Mohammed was the most popular baby name in Israel.
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Found via the American Name Society, ta!

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Popular Baby Names in Israel, 2015

Mohammed, Yosef, and Ariel were the most popular baby names overall in Israel in 2015.
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Name-Mas: Day 9

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Top Jewish Baby Names in Israel, Decade by Decade

Top Jewish Baby Names in Israel, Decade by Decade | Name News | Scoop.it
Israel’s Population and Immigration Authority recently released decade-by-decade lists of the most popular Jewish baby names in Israel since the establishment of the state (in mid-1948). Deca…
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Bar Refaeli names her first son David - The Jerusalem Post

Bar Refaeli names her first son David - The Jerusalem Post | Name News | Scoop.it
Refaeli’s third child and first son joins sisters Liv and Elle. The boy’s name was announced Tuesday.
Refaeli is married to Israeli businessman Adi Ezra. David, who was born on Jan. 14, was named after Ezra’s father, Mako reported.
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Welcome, David! Refaeli has great taste ;)

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My name is Rachel, and Israel thinks I'm a security threat

My name is Rachel, and Israel thinks I'm a security threat | Name News | Scoop.it
My name is Rachel. But if my name was Ruhee, would you be reading this story? If my name were Ruhee, would I even be able to tell it? 

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Child named for Hadassah hospital celebrates with hospital staff

Child named for Hadassah hospital celebrates with hospital staff | Name News | Scoop.it
Hadassah-Esther celebrates her first birthday with the midwife who helped deliver her at the hospital she is named for.
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Name Spotlight: Zion

Name Spotlight: Zion | Name News | Scoop.it
For college basketball fans, the “Name of the Year” is already decided. Duke freshman Zion Williamson is being called the best college player of his generation, and his charismatic first name is poised to become a marketing sensation. But the name Zion had a story of its own long before …
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What were Israel's most popular baby names of 5778? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

What were Israel's most popular baby names of 5778? - Israel News - Jerusalem Post | Name News | Scoop.it
The annual statistics from the Population and Immigration Authority found a repeat winner.
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Name Help: British-French-Israeli Name

Name Help: British-French-Israeli Name | Name News | Scoop.it
Sarah and her husband Ollie are expecting their first child. Sarah writes: "My husband and I are both English, although he has family ties to Israel and Lithuania, while my family is mainly Welsh. I also previously lived in Scotland, and now we both live in France! We woul
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Popular Baby Names Around the World

Popular Baby Names Around the World | Name News | Scoop.it
An international smorgasbord of baby name news this week from the new popularity lists just released.
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Name Quotes #52: Ranger, Roxcy, Nina, Gal

Name Quotes #52: Ranger, Roxcy, Nina, Gal | Name News | Scoop.it
"My parents tell me I was named after the members of the corps de ballet of the Bolshoi, most of whom were named Nina."
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"bootylicious biodiversity" - the best pair of words I've heard all day, nay week, nay year.

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Kindernamen van de week 11/2017 – Avital of Matan?

Kindernamen van de week 11/2017 – Avital of Matan? | Name News | Scoop.it
Uniek of gewoontjes, mooi of lelijk, hockey of tokkie? Geef je mening over de kindernamen van de week! De namen van deze week zijn afkomstig uit de
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Names announced in an Israeli newspaper in 1986.

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Most Popular Israeli Girls’ Names 2014

Most Popular Israeli Girls’ Names 2014 | Name News | Scoop.it
The Israeli Central Bureau for Statistics announced the ten most popular names for 2014. It usually takes them a whole year to analyze them.  Biblical and animal names dominate the list, along with…
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With helpful comments from an Israeli point of view.

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Beliebteste Babynamen in Israel = Top baby names in Israel

In Israel wurden im Jahr 2015 161.081 Kinder geboren. Die häufigsten Vornamen sind Tamar und Mohammed.
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