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Rabbi Akiva committed himself to Torah study, and went on to become the greatest sage of his generation, with 24,000 students learning under him at one time.
(variation: Akiba) Alexander This name originated with Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia.
(variation: Karmi) Chagai Chagai means "my festival." Chagai was one of the 12 minor prophets in the Bible.
A variant form of the name appears in the Bible as a grandson of Jacob (Genesis ).
(variation: Hagai) Chaim Chaim means "life." The name first appears in Jewish writings during the 12th century as one of the Tosafot commentators on the Talmud.
Tradition says that the Messiah will be named Chaim.
(variations: Chayim, Hyam) Chanan Chanan means "He was gracious." The name Chanan appears in the Bible as a leader of the tribe of Benjamin (1-Chronicles ).
Chanoch Chanoch means "education" or "dedicated." The name Chanoch appears in the Bible as a son of Cain (Genesis , ).
The most famous Abba was a 4th-century Babylonian-born scholar who settled in Israel.
(Talmud - Brachot 24b) Avraham Avraham was the first patriarch of the Jewish people, who dedicated his life to teaching the world about one God. Avraham means "father of many nations." (see Genesis 17:5) (variations: Abraham, Abe, Avram) Adam Adam was the first man.
Barak Barak means "lightning." Barak appears in the Bible as the husband of the great prophetess Devorah. 4) Baruch Baruch means "blessed." The name Baruch appears in the Bible as assistant to the prophet Jeremiah. 32) Betzalel Betzalel means "shadow of God." Betzalel appears in the Bible as the builder of the Tabernacle, the portable sanctuary which accompanied the Jewish people during their 40 years of wandering in the desert. Benyamin Benyamin means "son of my right hand," connoting strength.
Benyamin is one of the 12 tribes of Israel, the youngest of Jacob's sons (Genesis ).