Given Name MENAHEM

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: מְנַחֵם (Hebrew)

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name מְנַחֵם (Menachem) meaning "comforter". This was the name of a king of Israel, appearing in the Old Testament. His reign was noted for its brutality.
VARIANT: Menachem (Hebrew)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Manaem (Biblical Greek), Menachem (Biblical Hebrew), Manahem (Biblical Latin), Mendel (Yiddish)


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Entry updated July 11, 2018