Yael: unisex baby name meaning and popularity


This is a Hebrew name meaning ... mountain goat. And you'll see this come into play when your little Yael's stubborn, hardheaded streak makes itself evident.


Yael's a hard one to nickname.

Famous people named Yael:

Singers Yael Meyer and Yael Naim; actresses Yael Stone and Yael Grobglas.

Fun fact:

This name is sometimes spelled with an apostrophe - Ya'el - and that spelling may help people remember that it is supposed to be two syllables.

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