Traditions of a Jewish Baby Naming

Expectant parents can spend what seems like years deciding what to name their child and others can figure it out in just a few minutes. Judaism has a range of traditions about where to pull names from, and the importance of choosing the right one. Watch this video about how to choose a name for your baby.


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The Lifecycles Project was made possible with generous support from The Koret Foundation, as part of their Initiative on Jewish Peoplehood.

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