Amos

עמוס

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Amos is a Hebrew name that means “burden-bearer”. In the Torah, Amos is the name of a prophet who lived during the reign of King Jeroboam II of Israel. Amos is known for his fiery sermons against the wealthy and corrupt ruling classes. He famously said, “Let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an everlasting stream.” Today, the name Amos is still used in Jewish culture and beyond, as a powerful and meaningful name for a boy.

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