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Yael

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yael mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yael

User Submitted Origins

Hebrew
65%
Nigerian
10%
Jewish
5%
Swedish
5%
Spanish
5%
Swahili
5%
English
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from New York, U.S. says the name Yael means "Strength Of God, Power of God, or Enigma".
  2. According to a user from the United States, the name Yael is of Nigerian origin and means "Warrior of god's strength and blood".
  3. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Yael means "Strength of God".
  4. According to a user from Israel, the name Yael means "Drawing of God".
  5. A submission from Israel says the name Yael means "Biblical name and also the name of the animal ibex in Hebrew" and is of Jewish origin.
  6. A user from Israel says the name Yael is of Hebrew origin and means "1. Ibex / a woman from the bible".
  7. A user from Israel says the name Yael is of Hebrew origin and means "Yael was a character in the old testament. Yael is also a type of mountain goat".
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Wiktionary

Rendering of the modern Israeli Hebrew יעל‎.

  1. A female given name from Hebrew

Notable Persons Named Yael

Notable Persons Named Yael

Yael Stone

Yael Stone is an actress and actor. She was most active from 1999 to present. Yael was born on March 6th, 1985 in Sydney.

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Yael Grobglas

Yael Grobglas is an actress. She was most prominent from 2004 to present. Yael was born on May 31st, 1984 in Paris. Yael is also known as Grobglas and Yael (full name).

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Yael Naïm

Yael Naïm is an indie folk musician. She plays Piano, guitar, and ukulele. She was most prominent from 2000 to present. Yael was born Yael Naïm on February 6th, 1978 in Paris.

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Yael Cohen

Yael Cohen is a founder/ceo of fuck cancer and founder/ceo offuck cancer. Yael was born on November 5th, 1986 in South Africa.

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Yael Averbuch

Yael Averbuch is a soccer player for the FC Kansas City, New Jersey Lady Stallions, Sky Blue FC, Western New York Flash, WFC Rossiyanka, Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC, Washington Spirit, and United States women's national under-17 soccer team. Yael was born on November 3rd, 1986 in New York City, New York, United States.

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Yael Abecassis

Yael Abecassis is a model. Yael was born on July 19th, 1967 in Ashkelon.

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  • Yael Yuzon
    Musician
  • Yael Arad
    Athlete
  • Yael Bar Zohar
    Model
  • Yael Bartana
  • Yael German
  • Yael Markovich
  • Yael Meyer
    Musician
  • Yael Hassan
  • Yael Tal
    Actress
  • Yael Kraus
  • Yael Neeman
    Israeli Writer

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yael

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yael

Jael or Yael

Jael is also known as Ya'el.

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Fun Facts about the name Yael

  • How Popular is the name Yael? Yael is the 3,129th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yael have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,260 babies born with the first name Yael in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yael to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yael? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yael first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yael is Monday, January 1st, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Yael born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yael was in 2013 with a total of 243 babies.
  • Random Yael Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yael is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 13 babies in New York have the same name in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Yael: The name spelled backwards is Leay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ayel. How do you pronounce that?
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