(dan) Rule / Ruler
Pictograph: The pictograph is a picture of a door. The is a picture of a seed representing the idea of life. Combined these pictures mean “the door of life”.
Definition: The ancient Hebrew concept of a “judge” is one who restores life. The goal of one that rules or judges is to bring a pleasant and righteous life to the people. This can also mean a deliverer as one whom restores life to his people.
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