January 8, 2019 By kehillah Just For Fun: Jewish Superheroes Did you know that there are Jewish comic book characters? First, let’s learn the Hebrew word for heroes: gibborim. Here are a few of our favorites with links to some fun learning about them. Sabra Sabra is a superhero who fought alongside the X-Men. Sabra grew up on a kibbutz, an Israel communal farm. Kitty Pryde Kitty Pryde fought with the X-Men. Her father’s father was a Holocaust survivor. Thing Thing is a member of the Fantastic Four. He grew up with a Jewish family in poverty. Want more heroes? Here’s a link to every one.