Tribe of Naphtali
Napathalaya = “My Wrestling”
Modern Day Bywords: Chileans/Argentinians/South Americans/Natives/Indians/Injuns/Savages
Nephtali was the 6th born son of Jacob. His mother Bilhah was a handmaiden to Rachel. The Tribe of Naphtali was one of the tribes comprising the Northern Kingdom after the split.
Birth Nomen Omen
- Gen 30:6 | Rachel said, “With great wrestlings I have wrestled with my sister, and indeed I have prevailed.” So she called him Naphtali.
Blessing & Prophesy
- Gen 49:21 | Naphtali is a hind let loose: he giveth goodly words.