Name: Temani

Origin and Meaning of the Name Temani

  • Meaning:
    Right side
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    (tay mah NEE)
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    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Hebrew word from Teman ("right side", denoting the South and by extension Yemen).

    Temani (plural: Temanim) is the Hebrew for "Yemenite Jew", denoting Jews who live, or whose recent ancestors lived, in Yemen, on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula.

    In the Old Testament, Temani was a member of the tribe of Judah

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