Amalya is a Hebrew name that means “work of the Lord.” This name has a rich cultural significance as it speaks to the belief in a higher power and the importance of hard work in Jewish culture. In the book of Nehemiah in the Torah, Amalya is mentioned as a priestly family, further cementing the religious connotations of this name. In modern times, Amalya has evolved into a popular name for girls in Israel, perhaps due to its strong musical quality and the fact that it is easy to pronounce in both Hebrew and English.


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Afik, Daviel, Haim, Katania, Yochlin

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