Place Name NAZARETH

TYPE: Settlement
OTHER SCRIPTS: נָצְרַת (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Possibly means "branch" in Hebrew. This is the name of a town in Galilee in Israel. It was the home town of Jesus.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nazaret (Ancient Greek), Natzrat (Ancient Hebrew), Nazaret (Biblical Greek), Natzrat (Hebrew)