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Naming

Did Pharaoh’s Daughter Name Moses? In Hebrew?

She named him Moses (מֹשֶׁה) explaining, “I drew him (מְשִׁיתִהוּ) out of the water” (Exod 2:10).

Dr. Rabbi

David J. Zucker

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Why the Brothers Hate Joseph

A Background Fraught With Favoritism

Prof.

Alan T. Levenson

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Baby Naming: Biblical Rites and Mother's Rights

Dr. Hacham

Isaac S. D. Sassoon

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