Gender: Male
Origin: Hebrew
Meaning: God Will Hear

The name Ishmael means God Will Hear and is of Hebrew origin. Ishmael is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

In the Bible, Ishmael was Abraham's first born son.

Ishmael is a character in Herman Melville's novel, Moby-Dick.

People who like the name Ishmael also like the names: Elijah, Ezekiel, Benjamin, Declan, Isaiah, Oliver, Nathaniel, Genevieve, Amelia, Penelope, Charlotte, Aurora, Isabelle, Audrey

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checkmark Ishmael is currently #952 in U.S. births