🔼The name Hali in the Bible
The name Hali occurs only one time in the Bible. It's the name of a town that came to be situated in the territory allotted to the tribe of Asher (Joshua 19:25). This town called Hali plays no further role in the Bible, and its location is unknown today.
🔼Etymology of the name Hali
The name Hali is spelled and pronounced identical to the noun חלי (hali), meaning ornament, from root חלה (hala III):
For a meaning of the name Hali, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Necklace and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Ornament or Jewel. BDB Theological Dictionary does not interpret our name but does confirm that it is identical to חלי (hali), meaning ornament.