Av is a widely used Hebrew name that has several meanings and cultural connotations. As a standalone name, Av means “father” and is often given to a male child as a tribute to their father or grandfather. Additionally, Av is the name of a Jewish month that typically falls in July or August and is a time of mourning for the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem. This month also marks the beginning of the Hebrew new year, making the name Av significant for its association with both the past and the future.


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