Porat

Porat (Hebrew: פּוֹרָת, lit. fruitful vine) is a mixed (religious and non-religious) moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain between Ein Vered and Kfar Yabetz, it falls under the jurisdiction of Lev HaSharon Regional Council. In 2007 it had a population of 1,100.

The village was founded in 1950. Its name is taken from the Book of Genesis 49:22;

Joseph is a fruitful vine, a fruitful vine by a fountain; its branches run over the wall.

Lev HaSharon Regional Council
Moshavim
  • Azri'el
  • Bnei Dror
  • Ein Sarid
  • Ein Vered
  • Geulim
  • Herut
  • Kfar Hess
  • Kfar Yabetz
  • Mishmeret
  • Nitzanei Oz
  • Nordia
  • Porat
  • Sha'ar Efraim
  • Tnuvot
  • Tzur Moshe
  • Yanuv
Communal settlements
  • Ganot Hadar
  • Ya'af
Other villages
  • Kfar Avoda

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