Elijah

אליהו

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Elijah is a Hebrew name that means “My God is Yahweh.” The name is derived from the root words “Eli,” meaning “God,” and “Yahweh,” the name of God in Hebrew. Elijah is a well-known biblical figure who was a prophet during the reign of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel. The name expresses the idea that God is always present and active in the world, and that He communicates with His people through prophets like Elijah. In Jewish culture, the belief in prophecy and divine revelation is strong, and Elijah is a name that reflects those beliefs. The name is a reminder of the power and majesty of God and serves as a source of inspiration and hope.

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