Avimelech

אבימלך

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Avimelech is a Hebrew name that has a rich historical background and is associated with many significant events in the Torah. The name Avimelech means “Father of the King,” and it is a combination of two Hebrew words, “avi,” which means “father,” and “melech,” which means “king.” In the Torah, Avimelech is a title that is given to a Canaanite king who meets with Abraham and later with Isaac. In Jewish culture, the name Avimelech is often given to boys who are seen as being strong, regal, and having leadership qualities.

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