Though it was used by the Puritans in the sixteenth century, the founding of the modern Jewish state in 1948 transformed Israel from a traditional favorite into an icon of Judaism,. Still, it was given to about one thousand four hundred baby boys born in the U. S. in the last year counted., well used in both the Jewish and Latino communities.
In the Bible, Israel was the name bestowed by God upon Jacob after he wrestled with an angel.
Lists containing Israel:
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- Place Names for Babies
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- Saints' Names For Boys