Bible Names N-Z : Naphtali


Naphtali in Wikipedia According to the Book of Genesis, Naphtali (pronounced / ˈnftəlaɪ/) (Hebrew: נַפְתָּלִי, Modern Naftali Tiberian Nap̄tāl ; "My struggle") was the second son of Jacob with Bilhah. He was the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Naphtali. However, some Biblical scholars view this as postdiction, an eponymous metaphor providing an aetiology of the connectedness of the tribe to others in the Israelite confederation.[1]...