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
Entry updated July 11, 2018