Jael Name Meaning & Origin

Jael

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Pronounced Jay-ELLE

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Elle/Ella

Meanings and history of the name Jael

Jael was a young woman in the book of Judges in the Bible. Jael killed the opposing king when he sought refuge during wartime in her home. She invited him in, fed him and then killed him in his sleep stabbing a tent peg through his skull and thus fullfilling Deborah's prophecy. The name Jael means "mountain goat".

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