Zaken

זקן

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Zaken is a Hebrew name derived from the word for “elderly” or “old”, signifying wisdom and experience. In Jewish culture, elders are highly respected for their knowledge and guidance. The name Zaken has evolved over time to be used as a title for an elder of a community or synagogue. There are many stories and teachings in the Torah where elders play a crucial role in making important decisions and settling disputes, further emphasizing the significance of this name.

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