What is the meaning of the name Azazel?

The name Azazel is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means Scapegoat.

In the Bible, Azazel is a demon, the recipient of a sacrificial goat. In the book of Enoch, Azazel is responsible for teaching people how to make weapons and cosmetics, for which it was cast out of heaven.

Also a character in the television series Supernatural.

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Names like Azazel:

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Stats for the Name Azazel

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Potential drawbacks of using the name Azazel:

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1. Potential negative associations: Azazel is often associated with negative connotations in various religious and cultural contexts, which may lead to prejudice or bias against the child.
2. Difficulty in pronunciation and spelling: The name Azazel may be challenging for some people to pronounce or spell correctly, leading to constant corrections and misunderstandings.
3. Bullying or teasing potential: Children can be cruel, and a unique or uncommon name like Azazel may make the child a target for bullying or teasing by their peers.
4. Limited professional opportunities: Some employers or organizations may have unconscious biases against individuals with unconventional names, potentially limiting job prospects or professional opportunities for someone named Azazel.
5. Cultural insensitivity: Using a name like Azazel without proper understanding of its cultural or religious significance could be seen as culturally insensitive or appropriative, causing discomfort or offense to others.