Name: Hillel

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hillel

  • Meaning:
    Praise
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (hee lehl)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hillel)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hillel

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In the Old Testament, Hillel was the father of Avdon who was judge over Israel for eight years. Hillel was the name of several Jewish lords and philosophers.

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