Chanan is a Hebrew name that means “compassionate” or “gracious”. The name Chanan is associated with the biblical figure Nehemiah, who helped lead the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem after the Babylonian exile. Chanan is a name that is often given to boys in Jewish communities, and is associated with qualities such as kindness, patience, and humility.

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Bilke, Eliashiv, Maskit, Raziya, Toibe

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