Given Name NAPHTALI

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: נַפְתָלִי (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: NAF-tə-lie (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "my struggle, my strife" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament he is a son of Jacob by Rachel's servant Bilhah, and the ancestor of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.

Categories

sons of Jacob, twelve tribes of Israel