🔼The name Jaasiel: Summary
- God Makes
- From (1) the verb עשה (asa), to do or make, and (2) the word אל ('el), God.
🔼The name Jaasiel in the Bible
There are two men named Jaasiel in the Bible:
🔼Etymology of the name Jaasiel
In names אל ('el) usually refers to אלהים ('elohim), that is Elohim, or God, also known as אלה ('eloah). In English, the words 'God' and 'god' exclusively refer to the deity but in Hebrew the words אל ('l) and אלה ('lh) are far more common and may express approach and negation, acts of wailing and pointing, and may even mean oak or terebinth.
The first part of the name Jaasiel comes from the verb עשה (asa), meaning to do, fashion or accomplish:
The verb עשה ('asa) means to do, make happen or work with. Noun מעשה (ma'aseh) means deed, act, work, doing, making and so on.
The first part of the name Jaasiel is the verb made active: he will make.
For a meaning of the name Jaasiel, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads God Makes. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names suggests Made Of God.