- Naphtali, son of Jacob, founder of a tribe which occupied territory.
1) was the sixth son of Jacob, the second child borne to him by Bilhah, Rachel's slave. His posterity form the tribe of Naphtali.Literal: Naphtali = "wrestling"
Of Hebrew origin [H5321]; Nephthaleim (that is, Naphthali), a tribe in Palestine
KJV Usage: Nephthalim.