Ishmael

♂ Name Ishmael – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Ishmael

Ishmael is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Ishmael

Ishmael derived from the Hebrew name Yishma’el / יִשְׁמָעֵאל. Ishmael is a figure in the Tanakh and the Quran and was the first son of Abraham.

Meaning of Ishmael

The name Ishmael means “God will hear” (from Hebrew “‘shamá/שָׁמַע” = to hear/to listen + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Ishmael

Alternate spelling of Ishmael

Ismaël Ismael

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