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Yehudit | יְהוּדִית

  • English Name: Judith
  • Meaning:

    Praised

    Biblical: In the Book of Judith, set in the concluding years of the First Temple (destroyed in 586 BCE), Judith saves the inhabitants of a besieged fortress.

    Yehudit is the feminine version of Yehuda.
  • Gender: Female
  • Origin: Hebrew
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