Jeshurun

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Jeshurun'


  • Jeshurun: Jeshurun ((Hebrew: יְשֻׁרוּן‎, ), in the Hebrew Bible, is a poetic name for Israel, derived from a root word meaning upright, just or straight. Jeshurun
  • B'nai Jeshurun: B'nai Jeshurun may refer to: B'nai Jeshurun (Manhattan, New York) Temple B'nai Jeshurun (Demopolis, Alabama)
  • B'nai Jeshurun (Manhattan): B'nai Jeshurun is a synagogue in the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City. Founded in 1825, Bnai Jeshurun was the second synagogue founded in
  • Khal Adath Jeshurun: Khal Adath Jeshurun (KAJ) is an Orthodox German Jewish Ashkenazi congregation in the Washington Heights neighborhood, in the New York City borough of Manhattan
  • Adath Jeshurun Congregation: Adath Jeshurun Congregation (also Adath Jeshurun Synagogue) is a Conservative Jewish synagogue located in Minnetonka, Minnesota with about 1,200 members
  • Temple B'nai Jeshurun (Demopolis, Alabama): Temple B'nai Jeshurun was a synagogue located in Demopolis, Alabama, United States. The B'nai Jeshurun congregation was established in 1858, making it
  • Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun: Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun (KJ or CKJ) is a Modern Orthodox synagogue, located on East 85th Street on the Upper East Side of the New York City borough
  • Adath Jeshurun: Adath Jeshurun may refer to: Adath Jeshurun Congregation, a synagogue in Minnetonka, Minnesota Congregation Adath Jeshurun, a synagogue in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Congregation Adath Jeshurun: Congregation Adath Jeshurun is a historic synagogue, now serving as a church, at 397 Blue Hill Avenue in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts

Meaning of the Name 'Jeshurun'


  • Meaning: "Righteous or Upright One, another name for Israel."
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Gender: Male


Jeshurun Sample Sentences in News


  • The Congregation B'nai Jeshurun hosts Jewish Arbor Day seder in West Brighton
    The Congregation B'nai Jeshurun (CBJ), in West Brighton, is using a small pamphlet known as a "Haggadah" to conduct the service on Saturday. Read more on this news related to 'Jeshurun'
  • Congregation B'nai Jeshurun in Short Hills to host Purim carnival, March 4
    Purim looks a little different at Congregation B'nai Jeshurun, Short Hills. The 2015 Temple Purim Carnival will be held during the week, on Wednesday, March 4. The festivities begin at 4:30 pm with a fun Purim Carnival full of games, challenges and prizes. Read more on this news related to 'Jeshurun'

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