Meaning and name origin
Jael \jael\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Jael), is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jael is "mountain goat". Biblical: Jael was a heroic woman who killed the Canaanite captain Sisera.
Jael is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jael for girls. Jael has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
Jael is also pronounced similarly to Jewel▼, Jil, Jill▼, Joell, Jyl and Jyll. Other suggested similar baby names are Dael, Gael, Jae, Jalea, Janel▼, Jayla▲, Joela, Joely and Lael. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jael.