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Encyclopedia > List of names referring to El

Many given names in the English language refer to El, a Hebrew word meaning God, and have their origin in the Bible. The following is an alphabetical list of names referring to El and their meanings in Hebrew: A given name specifies and differentiates between members of a group of individuals, especially a family, all of whose members usually share the same family name. ... Ēl is a northwest Semitic word and name translated into English as either god or God or left untranslated as El, depending on the context. ... Hebrew is a Semitic language of the Afro-Asiatic language family spoken by more than 6 million people, mainly in Israel, the West Bank, the United States and by Jewish communities around the world. ... God is the term used to denote the Supreme Being believed by monotheistic religions to exist and to be the creator and ruler of the Universe. ... The Bible (sometimes The Book, Good Book, Word of God, The Word, or Scripture), from Greek (τα) βιβλια, (ta) biblia, (the) books, is the classical name for the Hebrew Bible of Judaism or the combination of the Old Testament and New Testament of Christianity (The Bible therefore actually refers to at least...

Abdiel – "Servant of God"
Abiel – "God my Father"
Abimael – "A Father sent from God"
Adbeel – "Cloud of God"
Adriel – "Flock of God"
Advachiel – "Happiness of God"
Ambriel – "Energy of God"
Arael – "Light of God" or "Vision of God"
Ariel – "Lion of God"
Armisael – "Mountain of Judgement of God"
Asmodel – "Greatness of God"
Azael – "Whom God Strengthens"
Azazel – "God Strengthens"
Azrael – "Whom God Helps"
Barakiel – "Lighting of God"
Barbiel – "Illumination of God"
Barchiel – "Kindness of God" or "Ray of God"
Bardiel – "Humilliated Son of God"
Bethuael – "House of God"
Betzalel – "Shadow/Path of God"
Boel – "God is in Him"
Camael – "He who Sees God"
Chamuel – "He who Seeks God"
Daniel – "My Judge is God", or "God has Judged"
Elad – "God Forever"
Eli – a variant on the name of God
Elias, Elijah – "Whose God is the Lord", "God the Lord", "The Strong Lord", "God of the Lord", "My God is the Lord" "My God is Jehovah", or "My God is Jah". Reference to the meaning of both (Eli)-(Jah)
Elisha – "My God is Salvation"
Elishama – "My God Hears"
Eliezer – "My God Helps"
Elimelech – "My God is King"
Elizabeth – "My God is Oath"
Elkanah – "God has Possessed", or "God has Created"
Emmanuel – "God is with us"
Ezekiel – "God will Strengthen"
Ezequeel – "Strength of God"
Ezrael – "Help of God"
Gabriel, Gavriel – "Man of God", "God has shown Himself Mighty", "Hero of God" or "Strong one of God"
Gaghiel – "Roaring Beast of God"
Gamaliel – "Reward of God"
Hamaliel – "Grace of God"
Hanael – "Glory of God"
Immanuel – "God is with Us"
Ishmael – "God will Hear"
Israel – "One who has struggled with God"
Joel – "Jah is God"
Leliel – "Jaws of God"
Malahidael – "King of God"
Matarael – "Premonition of God"
Michael – "Who is like God" or "Likened unto God"
Muriel – "Fragance of God"
Nathanael – "Gift of God" or "God has Given"
Ramiel – "Elevated of God"
Raphael – "God is Healing" or "Healing one of God"
Raziel – "Secret of God"
Sachiel – "Price of God" or "Covering of God"
Salatheel – "I have asked God"
Sahaquiel – "Ingenuity of God"
Samael – "Venom of God"
Samiel – "Blind God", epithet for Baal or the Demiurge
Samuel – "Name/Heard of God"
Satanael – "Adversary of God"
Shamshel – "Lonely Conqueror of God"
Suriel – "Command of God"
Tamiel – "Perfection of God"
Tarfiel – "God Nourishes"
Tzaphquiel –; "Contemplation of God"
Uriel – "Sun of God" or "Fire of God"
Verchiel – "Shining of God"
Yael – "Delivered from God"
Za'afiel – "Wrath of God"
Zadkiel – "Righteousness of God"
Zagzagel – "Splendor of God"
Zaphkiel – "Knowledge of God"
Zeruel – "Arm of God"
Zophiel – "Spy of God"

Abdiel is Hebrew for Servant of God, Abdiel is a Seraph in the Sepher Raziel and Miltons Paradise Lost. ... This entry incorporates text from Eastons Bible Dictionary, 1897, with some modernisation. ... This article describes minor characters who are named in the Book of Genesis, but about whom little else is known. ... This article describes minor characters who are named in the Book of Genesis, but about whom little else is known. ... This entry incorporates text from the public domain Eastons Bible Dictionary, originally published in 1897. ... Gemini subjects are primarily governed by Ambriel, who is the Angel of May and one of the Angels of Spring. ... Ariel etymologically derives from (אֲרִיאֵל, Standard Hebrew Ariʾel, Tiberian Hebrew ʾĂrîʾēl) a unisex name meaning lion of God. ... Azael also Asiel. ... A modern interpretation of Azazel, from Collin de Plancys Dictionnaire Infernal (Paris,1825) Azazel is an enigmatic name from the Hebrew scriptures, possibly referring to a fallen angel or Satan. ... Azrael is typically known as one of the names of the Angel of death, and is an English form of the name Izrail, the name traditionally attributed to the Angel of death appearing in the Quran. ... Chamuel - also known as Kemuel, Shemuel, Lord Chamuel, the Archangel of Love, Archangel of the Third Ray and Angel of Adoration - is a seraph angel in the scriptures of Jewish and Christian mythology. ... Daniel (דָּנִיֵּאל, Standard Hebrew Daniyyel, Tiberian Hebrew Dāniyyêl) is the name of at least three people from the Bible. ... Eli may refer to: Eli (אלי) (IPA: ) is a variant on the name of God (see El (god)) as spoken in Hebrew and Aramaic. ... Elijah (אֱלִיָּהוּ Whose/my God is the Lord, Standard Hebrew Eliyyáhu, Tiberian Hebrew ʾĔliyyāhû), also Elias (NT Greek Ἠλίας), is a prophet in the Hebrew Bible or Old Testament. ... Elijah (אֱלִיָּהוּ Whose/my God is the Lord, Standard Hebrew Eliyyáhu, Tiberian Hebrew ʾĔliyyāhû), also Elias (NT Greek Ἠλίας), is a prophet of the Hebrew Bible or Old Testament. ... Eli may refer to: Eli (אלי) (IPA: ) is a variant on the name of God (see El (god)) as spoken in Hebrew and Aramaic. ... Jah (IPA: dÊ’É‘) is the name commonly used for God in the religious Rastafari movement. ... Elisha (אֱלִישַׁע My God is salvation, Standard Hebrew EliÅ¡aÊ¿, Tiberian Hebrew ʾĔlîšaÊ¿) was the son of Shaphat of Abel-meholah; he became the attendant and disciple of Elijah (1 Kings 19:16-19). ... Eliezer (אֱלִיעֶזֶר / אֱלִיעָזֶר Help/Court of my God, Standard Hebrew Eliʿézer / Eliʿázer, Tiberian Hebrew ʾĔlîʿézer / ʾĔlîʿāzer) was Moses and Zipporahs second son. ... (E·lim´e·lech) [My God Is King]. A man of Bethlehem who, along with his wife Naomi and their two sons Mahlon and Chilion, left Judah because of a famine in the days of the Judges and took up alien residence in Moab, where he died. ... Elizabeth or Elisabeth is the name of: Several empresses: Elizabeth of Russia Elisabeth of Bavaria, wife of Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph I, also known as Empress Elisabeth or Sissi. ... There are several persons in the Bible called Elkanah: A Levite, ancestor of a certain Berechiah. ... Immanuel or Emmanuel or Imanuel (עִמָּנוּאֵל God with us, Standard Hebrew ʿImmanuʾel, Tiberian Hebrew ʿImmānûʾēl) is a title used in the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible. ... Ezekiel the Prophet of the Hebrew Scriptures is depicted on a 1510 Sistine Chapel fresco by Michelangelo. ... 12th-century icon of Archangel Gabriel from Novgorod. ... Gabriel delivering the Annunciation. ... Saint Stephen Mourned by Saints Gamaliel and Nicodemus, follower of Carlo Saraceni, c. ... Haniel (Latin Haniel), (also known as Anael, Hanael or Aniel) is an angel in Judeo-Christian mythology and angelology, and is often inluded in lists as being one of the seven archangels. ... Immanuel or Emmanuel or Imanuel (עִמָּנוּאֵל God [is] with us, Standard Hebrew Ê¿Immanuʾel, Tiberian Hebrew Ê¿Immānûʾēl) is a name used in the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible, and also appears in Matthew 1:23 in the Christian New Testament. ... Ishmael, son of Abraham, is mentioned in both the Torah and the Quran. ... Joel (יוֹאֵל Yahweh is El, usually interpreted as meaning Yahweh is God or The LORD is God, Standard Hebrew Yoʾel, Tiberian Hebrew Yôʾēl) is the name of several people in the Bible. ... Aries subjects are primarily governed by Malahidael, also known as Machidiel, who is the Angel of March and whose name means Fullness of God. ... Look up Michael in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Muriel is a female name. ... In the New Testament, Nathanael is a Galilean called by Christ to be a disciple, see John 1:45-50 and 21:2. ... Ramiel was the 6th Watcher of the 20 leaders of the 200 fallen angels that are mentioned in an ancient work called the Book of Enoch. ... Raphael (Heb. ... Raziel (Hebrew RZIAL: secret[s] [of the] Lord), is an archangel within the teachings of Jewish mysticism (of the Kabbalah of Judaism) who is the Keeper of Secrets and the Angel of Mysteries. In some teachings he is said to be a Cherub, as well as the chief of the... In qabalistic and Christian angelology, Sachiel is an archangel of the order of Cherubim. ... Samael is an important figure in Talmudic and post-Talmudic lore, a figure who is accuser, seducer, and destroyer. ... Samael in Judaism Samael is an important figure in Talmudic and post-Talmudic lore, a figure who is accuser, seducer, and destroyer. ... Baal was a Semitic god worshipped by the Canaanites and Phoenicians, who brought his worship to other parts of the Mediterranean. ... The term Demiurge (or Yaldabaoth, Yao, Ialdabaoth and several other variants, such as Ptahil used in Mandaeanism) refers in some belief systems to a deity responsible for the creation of the physical universe and the physical aspect of humanity. ... For other people with the name Samuel see Sam In the Old Testament, Samuel or Shmuel (שְׁמוּאֵל Name/Heard of God, Standard Hebrew Å É™muʼel, Tiberian Hebrew Å É™mûʼēl) is a leader of ancient Israel. ... Tamiel was the 5th Watcher of the 20 leaders of the 200 fallen angels that are mentioned in an ancient work called the Book of Enoch. ... Uriel (אוּרִיאֵל My light/torch is/of God, Standard Hebrew Uriʾel, Tiberian Hebrew ʾÛrîʾēl) is one of the archangels of Judaic tradition, and also of certain Christian traditions. ... This girls name means Delivered from God. It is particularly popular in Israel. ... Righteousness of God Also known as Sachiel, Zedekiel, Zadakiel, Tzadkiel, and Zedekul Zadkiel is the archangel of freedom, benevolence, mercy, and the Patron Angel of all who forgive. ... Maria Gowen Brooks (1794 - 1845) was an American poet. ...

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Michael at AllExperts (533 words)
The name has been particularly popular in Orthodox Christian countries, and was borne by several rulers of the Byzantine and Russian empires.
The name first appears in the Bible, Numbers 13 verse 13, where Sethur the son of Michael is one of twelve spies sent into the Land of Canaan.
The Archangel Michael, referred to later in the Bible (Daniel 12 verse 1), is considered a saint by the Roman Catholic Church.
El (god) at AllExperts (4054 words)
In the Levant as a whole, El or Il was the supreme god, the father of mankind and all creatures and the husband of the Goddess Asherah as attested in the tablets of Ugarit.
El was the father god among the canaanites.
Personal names including the stem l are found with similar patterns both in Amorite and South Arabic which indicates that probably already in Proto-Semitic l was both a generic term for 'god' and the common name or title of a single particular 'god' or 'God'.
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