12 Most Stunning Hebrew Alphabet Gifts from Israel
One of the oldest and most fascinating aspects of Judaism and Jewish culture is the Hebrew language - with an alphabet and writing system dating back thousands of years and found in our sacred texts and countless artifacts, and still used today! (You can learn more about our ancient connection to Hebrew here, as well as the modern revival of Hebrew as a spoken language in Israel today.)
Our store has dozens of beautiful gifts from Israeli artisans celebrating the Hebrew alphabet and language, for a great way to connect with your heritage and express your Jewish pride. We've picked our top 12 favorites below, spanning both ancient and modern versions of the language. Choose your preferred Hebrew script and your favorite gift today!
This unique and vibrant Kiddush cup with matching saucer is the perfect fusion of ancient and modern: Handcrafted from ceramic, decorated with a captivating swirl of colors, and plated with elegant sterling silver, it features the word "Jerusalem" in an ancient Hebrew script. The mesmerizing Kiddush cup, designed by Jerusalem Glass Studio, will be a gorgeous addition to your Judaica collection, while helping you connect with ancient Jewish history and the Holy City on every shabbat and holiday.
Available in a variety of colors for you to choose from, this stylish t-shirt is decorated with both the ancient and modern Hebrew alphabets set against a large ancient Hebrew letter "Alef." You'll love connecting with the wide breadth of Jewish heritage and history and showing off your Hebrew pride, while wearing an original Israeli design made of comfortable, high-quality cotton.
This magnificent Biblical necklace features a piece of authentic Jerusalem Stone set inside a sterling silver pendant, and engraved with the words of the Priestly Blessing from the Book of Numbers in an ancient Hebrew script. Coming from renowned Israeli artisan jeweler Rafael, the piece combines ancient tradition with modern style for a chic and meaningful way of showing off your Jewish faith!
Designed and custom-made in the Holy City of Jerusalem, our popular Torah script Hebrew name necklace is the perfect personalized gift for anyone who loves the Hebrew language and Jewish tradition! Get any name or nickname of your choosing in the same magnificent Hebrew font as the one used to write the Torah - and we can even translate any English name to Hebrew for you. We have options for every budget, from sterling silver to 24K gold plating to stunning 14K white or yellow gold, with a choice of thicknesses and chain lengths to fit any age or style.
Wear your Jewish pride on your sleeve with this elegant watch from Adi Watches, the famous Israeli watchmakers known for their high-quality craftsmanship. The gold-plated analog watch is set on a comfortable leather band and elegantly displays the time using Hebrew letters in a classic modern script, along with a mechanical date display. Both stylish and functional, it’s even water-resistant up to 30 meters below the surface.
Learn about the famed Dead Sea Scrolls with this fantastic educational set from the Israel Museum! Based on the famous archaeological discovery of ancient Biblical books and sectarian texts, this adaptation includes a replica of one of the scrolls, a model of the original jar it was found in, and an educational booklet in English. An original and interactive work, this collection is a must-have for anyone who loves Jewish history and ancient Hebrew texts!
This unique artisan necklace from Rafael Jewelry perfectly captures ancient symbolism and a piece of the Holy Land in a modern, stylistic representation. Set inside a sterling silver pendant is a piece of Jerusalem Stone engraved with a reproduction of a seal found in Northern Israel and dating to the time of King Jeroboam II in the 8th century BCE - featuring a Lion of Judah design with the words "Shema Servant of Jeroboam" in ancient Hebrew script. Suitable for any age or gender, this fantastic necklace will make a stunning gift for any lover of history or the Land of Israel!
An exclusive design by Judaica WebStore, this chic t-shirt is brimming with both style and meaning! It features the classic Jewish declaration of faith, "Shema Yisrael" ("Hear O Israel") in a beautifully stylized Hebrew script that resembles a flame. Choose from a range of sizes and several different vibrant colors, and wear it for any occasion - or give one as a gift to a special loved one.
If you're fascinated by the development of the Hebrew alphabet and its different ancient versions, then this educational poster from the Israel Museum is for you! It features a chart detailing the history of the Hebrew alphabet, with the modern Hebrew letters on top and their various historic versions listed underneath, along with the corresponding Greek, Latin, and Arabic letters. A fascinating and informative guide, you'll love displaying this poster in your home, classroom, or office for years to come!
This beautiful ceramic wall clock will be sure to draw attention wherever you choose to hang it. Handmade by Israel's famous Armenian artisans, the clock features a colorful Old Jerusalem scene above the word "Jerusalem" in English, while the edge is decorated with a classical Armenian blue and white pattern. The time is displayed using Hebrew alpha-numeric digits for 1 through 12, giving the clock a unique Old World look.
You'll love connecting to ancient Jewish history with this handmade silver necklace featuring a replica of a 2600-year-old plaque with the words of the Priestly Benediction, which was excavated in Jerusalem and dates to the First Temple era. Also known as the Priestly Blessing, the words are found in the Biblical Book of Numbers and have been used as a protective amulet for centuries, believed to bring peace and Divine blessing to the wearer. This beautiful sterling silver version by the Israel Museum is sure to bring a special historical Jewish connection to the wearer!
Hand-printed in her Jerusalem workshop, this cute ceramic mug by Barbara Shaw features the letters of the Hebrew alphabet along with their names in English, and boasts a vibrant red handle and interior. You'll love practicing the aleph-bet with your morning coffee or tea, and it also makes a wonderful gift for anyone trying to deepen their connection to Judaism or express their love of the Hebrew language.
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