Meaning and name origin
Neftali \n(e)-fta-li, nef-tali\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Neftali is "struggling". Neftali is a variant of Naftali (Hebrew); biblical: a son of Jacob and one of the ancestors of the 12 tribes of Israel. Fairly unique as a birth name for males.
Neftali is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Neftali for boys. Neftali reached its highest rank of #920 in the U.S. in 1940-1949 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Nefthali. Like Neftali, this name is not commonly used.