Name: Magen

Origin and Meaning of the Name Magen

  • Meaning:
    Shield
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah gehn)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Magen)
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Miscellaneous Info for Magen

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  • Used in:
    English and Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    “Magen David” is the Hebrew name of the "star of David". It is a six pointed star that is formed by two equilateral triangles which have the same center. The Magen David is a symbol of the Jewish faith and of Israel, represented on its flag. "Magen" is sometimes also used as an alternate spelling of the name "Megan" in English-speaking countries.

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