All About The Name Yael

Yael or Jael is a name borne in the Bible by a woman who killed Sisera, a general who was leading his troops against Israel. (Judge 4:17-22). Yael comes from a Hebrew word denoting a female goat.

Meaning: Wild goat

Origin: Hebrew

Gender: Girl

Current Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 names

Middle Name Possibilities: Maris


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