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Japhlet meaning

יפלט
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🔼The name Japhlet in the Bible

Japhlet is a son of Heber, son of Beriah, son of Asher, the eighth son of Jacob and second son of Zilpah (1 Chronicles 7:32). Japhlet becomes the father of Pasach, Bimhal and Ashvath.

🔼Etymology of the name Japhlet

The name Japhlet comes from the verb פלט (palat), meaning to escape or save, deliver:

The name Japhlet is an active form of the verb פלט, and means he will palat.

🔼Japhlet meaning

For a meaning of the name Japhlet, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads He (God) Will Deliver. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Whom God Will Free.

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