Matan, Israel

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Matan
מתן
Matan is located in Israel
Matan
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District Central
Council Drom HaSharon
Founded 1995
Website www.matan.muni.il

Matan (Hebrew: מתן‎, lit. Gift) is a communal settlement in central Israel. Located near Yarhiv and Nirit, it falls under the jurisdiction of Drom HaSharon Regional Council. In 2007 it had a population of 3,300.

The village was founded in 1995, and took its name from the Bible, specifically Proverbs 18:16;

A man's gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men.[1]

Notable residents

References

  1. Proverbs Chapter 18 Mechon Mamre

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