From the experts:
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.
In the Bible, Israel was the name bestowed by God upon Jacob after he wrestled with an angel.
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