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The name Israel is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Israel is: May God prevail. He struggles with God. God perseveres; contends. In the bible when Jacob was in his nineties as a token of blessing God changed his name to Israel.

Israel is baby boy name mainly popular in Muslim religion and its main origin is Arabic. Israel name meanings is God wrestler, The chosen one, Hazrat Yaqoob was also called Israel.
People search this name as Israel, Sami israel.
Israel is written in Urdu, Hindi, Arabic, Bangla as اسرائیل, इजराइल, إسرائيل, ইস্রায়েল. Other similar sounding names can be Isra, Israail, Israfil, Israil, Israr, Isra, Israa, Israt.

Israel Name Combinations.

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Israel as First Name
  • Name
    Popularity %
  • Israel Cohen
  • Israel Rodriguez
  • Israel Rivera
  • Israel Gonzalez
  • Israel Perez
  • Israel Goldberg
  • Israel Hernandez
  • Israel Miller
  • Israel Goldstein
  • Israel Martinez
  • Israel Katz
  • Israel Friedman
  • Israel Levine
  • Israel Rubin
  • Israel Kaplan
  • Israel Williams
Israel as Last Name
  • Name
    Popularity %
  • William Israel
  • Mary Israel
  • Robert Israel
  • John Israel
  • Charles Israel
  • David Israel
  • Joseph Israel
  • Rose Israel
  • Helen Israel
  • Esther Israel
  • Jack Israel
  • Dorothy Israel
  • Louis Israel
  • Ida Israel

Israel Ethnicity Distribution.

  • Ethnicity
  • White
  • African American
  • Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Two or More Ethnicities
  • Hispanic or Latino

Popular personalities with Israel Name.

Irving Berlin

Irving Berlin was a broadway musicals, revues, show tunes, broadway theatre, revue, and show tune songwriter, composer, and lyricist. He was most prominent from 1907 to 1971. Irving was given the name Israel Isidore Baline on May 11th, 1888 in Tyumen. He passed away on September 22nd, 1989.

Lee Strasberg

Lee Strasberg was an actor, director, acting teacher, and theatre director. His most notable accomplishments were from 1925 to 1981. Lee was given the name Israel Strassberg on November 17th, 1901 in Budaniv. He died on February 17th, 1982.

Israel Houghton

Israel Houghton is a contemporary christian music, gospel music, and contemporary worship music singing, songwriter, record producer, and arrangement. He plays Guitar, Keyboard instrument, Rhodes piano, and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1997. Israel was born on May 19th, 1971 in Oceanside, California, U.S. Israel is also known as Israel & New Breed.

Ira Gershwin

Ira Gershwin was a popular music and classical music lyricist. His most notable accomplishments were from 1910 to 1980. Ira was given the name Israel Gershowitz on December 6th, 1896 in New York City, New York, U.S. Ira is also known as Israel Gershvin and Arthur Francis. He died on August 17th, 1983.

Israel Keyes

Israel was born on January 7th, 1978 in Richmond, Utah, U.S. He breathed his last breath on December 2nd, 2012.

Israel Folau

Israel was born on April 3rd, 1989 in Australia. Israel is also known as Folay and Isileli (Tongan).

Steve Israel

Steve Israel is a Chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and Chairman of theDemocratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Steve was born on May 30th, 1958 in Brooklyn.

Lee Israel

Lee Israel was an author and biographer. Lee was given the name Leonore Carol Israel on December 24th, 1939 in New York City, New York, U.S. Lee is also known as Israel, Leonore; Israel, and Lenore. She breathed her last breath on December 24th, 2014.

Mel Allen

Mel Allen was an american sportscaster, sports commentator, and americansportscaster. Mel was given the name Melvin Allen Israel on February 14th, 1913 in Birmingham, Alabama. He left this life on June 16th, 1996.

Samuel Israel

Samuel was born on July 20th, 1959 in Louisiana.

Al Israel

Al was born on April 16th, 1935. He passed away on March 16th, 2011.

Menasseh Ben Israel

Menasseh Ben Israel was a rabbi. Menasseh was born in 1604 in Madeira. He passed away on November 20th, 1657.

Other Personalities with Israel Name.

Israel Putnam

Military Person

Isidor Isaac Rabi


Marcel Dalio


Israel Dagg

Israel Zangwill


Israel Finkelstein


Israel Kirzner


Israel Shahak


Israel Idonije

American Football Player

Israel Tal

Military Person



Israel Meir Kagan

Israel Zolli

Chief Rabbi in Rome

Israel Castro

Soccer Player

Write Israel in Urdu, Hindi, Arabic, Bangla
(Israel pronunciation in different languages)

Urdu: اسرائیل
Hindi: इजराइल
Arabic: إسرائيل
Bangla: ইস্রায়েল

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