Achav

אחאב

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Achav is a Hebrew name meaning “brother of the father”. This name is derived from the root word ‘ah’, meaning ‘brother’, and ‘av’, meaning ‘father’. According to the Torah, Achav was a king of Israel who was known for his idol worship and his conflicts with the prophet Elijah. Despite its negative connotations, the name Achav remains a popular choice in Jewish culture.

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