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Jewish Names for boys



In Judaism, the tradition is to give the jewish boys their Hebrew name at the ceremony called brit milah, also called bris. It is at this occasion that the ritual circumcision is performed, on the baby boy's eighth day after birth. For all little boys, girls and their families, naming ceremonies are beautiful and often very emotional events, as they welcome a cute newborn baby to this world and to the jewish community. Most of the ancient jewish name's meanings are known; you will notice many have a meaning in relation to god while others have varied origins, part of ancient jew's everyday life... Click this link to go back to jewish names main page.



The jewish names for boys are sorted here alphabetically using the Roman alphabet; click the letter to find the names that begin by this letter: