• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Wrestled With God

What is the meaning of the name Israel?

The name Israel is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means Wrestled With God.

Israel is a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea, regarded by Jews, Christians, and Muslims to be the biblical Holy Land.

Different Spellings of the name Israel:


People who like the name Israel also like:

Elijah, Isaiah, Isaac, Gabriel, Malachi, Ezekiel, Judah, Isabella, Naomi, Eva, Sophia, Hannah, Aurora, Adelaide

Stats for the Name Israel

checkmark Israel is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Israel is currently #233 in U.S. births