"God is my help"

Azriel Origin and Meaning

The name Azriel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God is my help".

Azriel is more masculine than Ariel, more unusual than Israel. Also spelled Asriel and Azrael, Azriel is the name of the Angel of Death in Jewish and Muslim traditions.

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Famous People Named Azriel

  • Azrielhead of the house of his fathers, of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 5:24)
  • Azrielfather of Jerimoth, a ruler of Naphtali (1 Chr. 27:19)
  • Azrielfather of Seraiah (Jeremiah 36:26)
  • Azriel of Gironamedieval Jewish mystic
  • Azriel HildesheimerGerman Orthodox rabbi
  • Chaim Azriel Weizmann1st President of Israel
  • Azriel (sometimes Ezriel) CarlebachIsraeli journalist

Azriel in Pop Culture

  • Azrielcharacter in 'Servant of the Bones' by Anne Rice
  • Lord Asrielcharacter in Philip Pullman's 'His Dark Materials' trilogy
  • Asriel Dreemurrcharacter in Toby Fox's Undertale
  • Azriel Odinprotagonist of Wadjet Eye Games' "Gemini Rue"
  • Azrielcharacter in A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas