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Azriel meaning

עזריאל

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🔼The name Azriel in the Bible

There are three men named Azriel in the Bible, not counting the five named Azarel, which is a highly similar name, or Adriel, which is this name in Aramaic.

The Azriels of the Bible are:

🔼Etymology of the name Azriel

The name Azriel consists of two elements. The first part of the name comes from the Hebrew verb עזר (azar), meaning to help or support:

The final part of the name Azriel is formed from אל (El), the common abbreviation of Elohim, the Hebrew word for God:

🔼Azriel meaning

For a meaning of the name Azriel, Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names reads Help Of God; NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads God Is A Help. BDB Theological Dictionary takes the central yod to be a possessive and reads My Strength Is El.