(variations: Batia, Basya) Bat-Tziyon Bat-Tziyon means "daughter of Zion," or "daughter of excellence." (variant spellings: Bat-Tzion, Bat-zion) Bayla Bayla means "beautiful." It may also be related to the name Bilhah, who was the mother of Dan and Naftali, two of the 12 tribes of Israel.(Genesis and 30:3) (variant spelling: Baila) Bina Bina means "understanding, intelligence, wisdom." Bracha Bracha means "blessing." Bruriah Bruriah means "clarity of God." Bruriah was a great Torah scholar during Talmudic times, the wife of Rabbi Meir.Lila Lila means "night." (variations: Leila, Leilah) Liora Liora means "I have light." (variation: Lior) Machla Machla means "affliction." Machla appears in the Bible as one of the five daughters of Tzelofchad.
Bat Sheva Bat Sheva means "daughter of seven." Bat Sheva appears in the Bible as King David's wife (2-Samuel ), and the mother of King Solomon (2-Samuel ).
(variant spellings: Batsheva, Batsheba) Batya Batya means "daughter of God." Batya was the daughter of Pharaoh, who rescued baby Moses from the Nile River (Exodus 2:5).
Anat Anat means "to sing." Anat appears in the Bible in the book of Judges .
Ariella Ariella means "lioness of God." The variant form "Ariel" is another name for Jerusalem, and specifically the altar in the Holy Temple (Ezekiel ).
Esther saved the Jews in the Purim story from Haman's genocidal plot, as recorded in the biblical Book of Esther.
Esther was known to be a very beautiful woman (she was chosen to be queen), yet her "hidden" internal qualities were even more beautiful.(variations: Abigail, Avigayil) Avishag Avishag means "father's joy." Avishag appears in the Bible as attending to King David in his old age (1-Kings 1:3).Avital Avital appears in the Bible as King David's wife (2-Samuel 3:4).Gavriella Gavriella means "God is my strength." (variation: Gabriella) Geula Geula means "redemption." Gila Gila means "joy." In kabbalah, Gila means "to reveal God," which is a great source of joy. (variation: Goldie) Hadassah Hadassah is the Hebrew name of Esther, who saved the Jews in the Purim story from Haman's genocidal plot, as recorded in the biblical Book of Esther.Hadassah means "myrtle tree." (variations: Hadas, Hadasa, Dassa, Dassi) Hadar Hadar means "splendid, ornamented, beautiful." Hinda Hinda is Yiddish for "deer." The name is often associated with the biblical Naftali, who is compared to a swift deer (Genesis ).(variations: Devora, Debra, Deborah) Dinah Dinah means "judgment." Dinah appears in the Bible as the daughter of Jacob and Leah.