Hashke

האשקא

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Hashke a diminutive for of “Hershel.” Hershel is another Hebrew name that means “deer” in Hebrew. The name has a strong association with Jewish folklore and mythology, where the deer is often regarded as a symbol of freedom, grace, and gentleness. In Jewish culture, Hershel is often given to a child as a symbolic representation of these qualities. Anecdotes suggest that Hershel was often used as a nickname for boys named Hersh, or as a shortened version of the Yiddish name Hershele. Today, Hershel remains a popular name among Jewish families, especially in North America and Israel.

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