Ohad, Israel
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Ohad, Israel
Ohad

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Ohad is located in Northwest Negev region of Israel
Ohad
Ohad
Coordinates: 31°14?13.19?N 34°25?55.92?E / 31.2369972°N 34.4322000°E / 31.2369972; 34.4322000Coordinates: 31°14?13.19?N 34°25?55.92?E / 31.2369972°N 34.4322000°E / 31.2369972; 34.4322000
DistrictSouthern
CouncilEshkol
AffiliationMoshavim Movement
Founded1969
Population
(2018)[1]
407

Ohad (Hebrew: or ?) is a moshav in southern Israel. Located in the Hevel Eshkol area of the north-western Negev desert near the Gaza Strip border, it falls under the jurisdiction of Eshkol Regional Council. In 2018 it had a population of 407.[1]

History

Founded in 1969 by Olim from various countries, it is named after Ohad, the third son of Shim'om (Simeon), mentioned in the Bible (Genesis 46:10),[2] with the neighbouring communal settlement Tzohar named after his brother, mentioned in the same biblical verse.

References

  1. ^ a b "Population in the Localities 2018" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 2019.
  2. ^ Mapa's concise gazetteer of Israel (in Hebrew). Yuval El?azari (ed.). Tel-Aviv: Mapa Publishing. 2005. p. 19. ISBN 965-7184-34-7.CS1 maint: others (link)

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