Project Description

Since we’ve covered the most unique Israeli names, and what they mean in Hebrew,we decided we should write about the funny ones too. Here’s a list of Israeli names that are pretty damn funny in English.

1. אַרְיֵה

 

Pronunciation: ahr-yeh 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
lion 🦁

2. זְאֵב 

 

Pronunciation: zeh- ev 

How it sounds:


Meaning:
wolf🐺

3. יִצְחָק 

 

Pronunciation: yeetz-chahk 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
he will laugh 😂

4.יַעֲקֹב

 

Pronunciation: yah-ah-kov 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
he will follow 🚶‍♂

5. יִפְתַּח

 

Pronunciation: yeef-tahch 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
he will open

6. נִמְרוֹד 

 

Pronunciation: neem-rohd 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
we will rebel

7. עִמָּנוּאֵל

 

Pronunciation: ee-mah-noo-el 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
God is with us

8. נוֹחַ

 

Pronunciation: noh-ach 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
comfortable

9. בָּרָק

 

Pronunciation: bah-rahk 

How it sounds: 

 

        Meaning: lightening

10. עִדַּן

 

Pronunciation: ee-dahn 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
era

11. אָסָף

 

Pronunciation: ah-sahf 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
he gathered

12. נָתָן

 

Pronunciation: nah-tahn 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
he gave

13. לִיאַת

 

Pronunciation: lee-aht 

How it sounds: 


Meaning:
you are to me