Alter

אלטר

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Alter is a Hebrew name that means “old” or “elder”. This name has significant cultural significance in Jewish culture, where elders are highly respected and regarded as wise and knowledgeable figures in their communities. The name Alter has evolved over time to become a popular name among Jewish families, often given to boys as a way to honor a beloved elder in the family. In fact, many Jewish families have a tradition of passing down the name Alter from one generation to the next.

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