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Gender: Male Meaning of Asahel: "created by God" Origin of Asahel: Hebrew

The name Asahel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "created by God". Asahel and is often added to lists like Colonial Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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A biblical character who was one of David's most valiant warriors and was known for being fast. But in the modern English-speaking world, this name may be too close to an insulting anatomical word.

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Famous People Named Asahel

Asahel, Levite during King Jehoshaphat's reign (2 Chr. 17:7)
Asahel, overseer over tithes and offerings in King Hezekiah's time (2 Chr. 31:13)
Asahel, father of Jonathan (Ezra 10:15)
Asahel Curtis, American Pacific Northwest photographer

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