What does Naftali mean?
Naftali /naf-tali/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Naftali is "struggling". Biblical: a son of Jacob and one of the ancestors of the 12 tribes of Israel.
How popular is Naftali?
Naftali is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#120330 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Naftali and affiliated names. Neftali is the only popular related form of Naftali (not ranked). Adoption of this boy name reached its highest during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.08%) and is now lower. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)