An English word that has its origin in Hebrew is the word "copacetic". It comes from the Hebrew phrase "kol beseder", which means, "every thing is all right". Another word which comes from the Hebrew is "cabal," from "Ka... More »

Some examples of foods that contain the word “mole” in the name are Mole Poblano, Chicken Mole and guacamole. The word “mole” is derived from the Aztec word for sauce, and it is commonly found throughout Mexico. More »

A list of root words for English is available at and features a list of commonly used root words, their meanings and examples of words that are derived from these roots. T... More »

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There are a handful of names that share the same spelling in English and Hebrew, including Adam, Rachael and David. Other names are similar but have key spelling differences. For example, the "b" in an English name like ... More »

Pronunciation guides for Hebrew words can be found online at and, as of 2015. Both sites offer a variety of Hebrew words with pronunciations and the opportunity to download more resource... More »

To translate a phrase from English to Hebrew, use an online translation tool such as,, or Simply type the English phrase in the text field and press T... More »

Some of the most common Hebrew names for males are Jacob, Michael, Ethan, Joshua and Daniel, while the most common female names include Isabella, Abigail, Hannah, Elizabeth and Sarah. Dating back to the Israelites, Hebre... More »