Gender: Male Pronunciation: HAZ-ay-el Meaning of Hazael: "one who decides" Origin of Hazael: Hebrew

Hazael Origin and Meaning

The name Hazael is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "one who decides".

This name of an Old Testament king could easily be mispronounced, bringing it too close to the feminine Hazel for serious consideration.

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lavenderwitch Says:


I think the similarity to Hazel is part of the charm!

Saffron_Rice Says:


I love this name and always have, ever since noticing it in the Bible. I have also always loved Hazel. I wish this was a girl's name, as I love Hebrew names!

LadyVanRaven Says:


I know it's very close to Hazel but I actually think that makes this name even more attractive. It's like the masculine version of Hazel! Also I think it would be pretty cool for a boy to have the nickname Haze.