Biblical Baby Names for Today: The Inspiration you need to make the perfect choice for you baby!

Biblical Baby Names for Today: The Inspiration you need to make the perfect choice for you baby!

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by Meera Lester
     
 

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Having a girl? Consider Abigail. This Hebrew names means "My father is joy or cause of joy" and is first found in 1 Samuel 25:2-3, 39. After her husband Nabal died, the widow Abigail became King David's wife. Having a boy? What about Benjamin? Meaning "Son of my right hand and fortunate," this is another Hebrew name. Benjamin is also the name of the child that…  See more details below

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Having a girl? Consider Abigail. This Hebrew names means "My father is joy or cause of joy" and is first found in 1 Samuel 25:2-3, 39. After her husband Nabal died, the widow Abigail became King David's wife. Having a boy? What about Benjamin? Meaning "Son of my right hand and fortunate," this is another Hebrew name. Benjamin is also the name of the child that Rachel bore Jacob before dying; he later became leader of one of the twelve tribes of Israel. You can find a mention of Benjamin in Genesis 35:18. Not sure yet? Think about a name that works for boys or girls, such as Jordan. This Hebrew name means "to flow or to descend"-as in the eponymous river-and is found throughout the Bible. In Biblical Baby Names for Today, you'll find hundreds of biblical boys' and girls' names just like these, as well as their origins, true meanings, and citations within the New and Old Testaments. Complete with Bible stories that illustrate the most popular characters and their namesakes, this comprehensive guide makes finding the perfect name for your baby fun and easy.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440515088
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
12/01/2007
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
File size:
444 KB

Meet the Author

Meera Lester is an internationally published author who has nourished a lifelong interest in all things biblical. Before the birth of her son, she and her husband spent untold hours discussing what to name their child. They agreed upon Joshua Solomon. Lester is the author of several books including Saints' Blessings: Wisdom and Guidance Inspired by the World's Most Beloved Saints, The Everything Mary Magdalene Book, and Why Does Santa Wear Red?

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