Given Name LEMUEL

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: לְמוּאֵל (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: LEM-yoo-əl (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "for God" in Hebrew. This was the name of a king briefly mentioned in Proverbs in the Old Testament. In the Book of Mormon it is the name of a son of Lehi and Sariah. It is also borne by the hero of Jonathan Swift's novel 'Gulliver's Travels' (1726).

Related Names



biblical, Book of Mormon figures, currently out of the US top 1000, kings, literature, The Man in the High Castle characters
Entry updated May 31, 2018