First name Jael in the world's Bibles

In the bible, Jael is the name of the wife of Heber the Kenite (JDG 4:17) who killed Sisera (JDG 4:21). Meaning of the name: he that ascends; a kid. Related names are: Heber, Sisera, Hazor . The translations of Jael in 26 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Jael in Spanish to Yael in Dutch!
Name Jael in the world's Bibles
Howbeit Sisera fled away on his feet to the tent of Jael the wife of Heber the Kenite: for there was peace between Jabin the king of Hazor and the house of Heber the Kenite. (JDG 4:17)
And Jael went out to meet Sisera, and said unto him, Turn in, my lord, turn in to me; fear not. And when he had turned in unto her into the tent, she covered him with a mantle. (JDG 4:18)
Then Jael Heber's wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died. (JDG 4:21)
And, behold, as Barak pursued Sisera, Jael came out to meet him, and said unto him, Come, and I will shew thee the man whom thou seekest. And when he came into her tent, behold, Sisera lay dead, and the nail was in his temples. (JDG 4:22)
In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath, in the days of Jael, the highways were unoccupied, and the travellers walked through byways. (JDG 5:6)
Blessed above women shall Jael the wife of Heber the Kenite be, blessed shall she be above women in the tent. (JDG 5:24)

Popularity of the name Jael in its translations around the world

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