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Gender: Male Meaning of Azriel: "God is my help" Origin of Azriel: Hebrew

The name Azriel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God is my help". Azriel and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

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

Azriel, head of the house of his fathers, of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 5:24)
Azriel, father of Jerimoth, a ruler of Naphtali (1 Chr. 27:19)
Azriel, father of Seraiah (Jeremiah 36:26)
Azriel of Girona, medieval Jewish mystic
Azriel Hildesheimer, German Orthodox rabbi
Chaim Azriel Weizmann, 1st President of Israel
Azriel (sometimes Ezriel) Carlebach, Israeli journalist

Pop Culture References for the name Azriel

Azriel, character in 'Servant of the Bones' by Anne Rice
Lord Asriel, character in Philip Pullman's 'His Dark Materials' trilogy
Asriel Dreemurr, character in Toby Fox's Undertale
Azriel Odin, protagonist of Wadjet Eye Games' "Gemini Rue"
Azriel, character in A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas