Is Efrat in Israel?

Where is Efrat in Israel?

Efrat is located 12 kilometers (7.5 mi) south of Jerusalem, between Bethlehem and Hebron, 6.5 km (4 mi) east of the Green Line, inside of the Security Barrier. The settlement stands at an altitude of up to 960 metres (3,150 feet) above sea level and covers about 6,000 dunam (1,500 acres).

Is Jerusalem in Israel or Pakistan?


Jerusalem ירושלים (Hebrew) القُدس (Arabic)
Administered by Israel
Claimed by Israel and Palestine
Israeli district Jerusalem
Palestinian governorate Quds

What Efrat means?

In Hebrew Baby Names the meaning of the name Efrat is: Honored.

Who was Efrat in the Bible?

The biblical Efrat is soutrh of Jerusalem, or the other name of the biblical Bethlehem. The name may also be a matronymic (derived from a female ancestor’s personal name). In the Bible Efrat is a female personal name, the wife of Caleb and mother of Hur (1 Chronicles 2.19).

What religion is in Israel?

About eight-in-ten (81%) Israeli adults are Jewish, while the remainder are mostly ethnically Arab and religiously Muslim (14%), Christian (2%) or Druze (2%). Overall, the Arab religious minorities in Israel are more religiously observant than Jews.

Which country supports Israel?

Countries That Recognize Israel 2021

  • Algeria.
  • Bahrain.
  • Comoros.
  • Djibouti.
  • Iraq.
  • Kuwait.
  • Lebanon.
  • Libya.

Is Israel a rich country?

Israel was ranked 19th on the 2016 UN Human Development Index, indicating “very high” development. It is considered a high-income country by the World Bank.

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