Batya

בתיה

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Batya is a Hebrew name with a rich biblical history and cultural significance. It is derived from the Hebrew word “bat,” meaning “daughter,” and “yah,” a shortened form of the divine name of God. Therefore, Batya can be translated as “daughter of God” or “God’s daughter.” In the Torah, Batya was the name given to the daughter of Pharaoh who rescued and raised Moses from the Nile River. Her act of compassion and bravery played a pivotal role in the Exodus story. This name carries with it a sense of strength and influence, reminding us of the power of compassion and the ability to make a difference in the lives of others. A person named Batya might embody a spirit of kindness, resilience, and determination.

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