Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #3508: Nephthaleim (pronounced nef-thal-ime')

of Hebrew origin (5321); Nephthaleim (i.e. Naphthali), a tribe in Palestine:--Nephthalim.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



Naphtali = "wrestling"

1) was the sixth son of Jacob, the second child borne to him by Bilhah, Rachel' s slave. His posterity form the tribe of Naphtali.

Part of Speech: noun proper masculine

Relation: of Hebrew origin H5321


This word is used 3 times:

Matthew 4:13: "the borders of Zebulun and Naphtali:"
Matthew 4:15: "of Zebulun, and the land of Naphtali, by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan,"
Revelation 7:6: "thousand. Of the tribe of Naphtali were sealed twelve thousand. Of"

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