Ahab

אחאב

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Ahab is a Hebrew name that means “uncle” or “father’s brother”. This name has a long history in Jewish culture, dating back to biblical times. In the book of Kings in the Torah, Ahab is a king of Israel who is known for his wickedness and idolatry. Despite the negative connotations associated with this name, it has remained popular throughout history and is still used today. In modern Jewish culture, it is often given to boys as a way to honor a beloved uncle or another male relative.

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