Naphtali Name Meaning & Origin
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I know a Naphtali who is female, not male. Although it is traditionally a Hebrew male name.
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Tali (pronounced Tally)
- Meanings and history of the name Naphtali
Naphtali means "my wrestling" In the Old Testament, Naphtali was one of the twelve sons of Jacob, and therefore one of the twelve tribes of Israel. Rachel, who named him, said "With mighty wrestling I have wrestled with my sister Leah and have prevailed".
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