GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: עֲתַלְיָה (Ancient Hebrew)
Meaning & History
Means "afflicted of YAHWEH" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is both a feminine and masculine name. It was borne by the daughter of Ahab and Jezebel, who later came to rule Judah as a queen.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Atalyah (Biblical Hebrew), Atalia (Hebrew)