Naphtali was the name of Jacob's sixth son and one of the 12 tribes.
Naphtali was born to Jacob and Bilhah, who was Rachel's servant. The descendants of Naphtali became one of the twelve tribes of Israel. Naphtali was allotted the area to the west of the Jordan River and the Sea of Galilee in Canaan..
AUTHOR: Robert Brusic, Seminary Pastor Emeritus