In the land of Zebulon has the day leaped forth; in the regions of Nephtali is the
darkness fled away. Behold, the people that walk in darkness have seen a great light;
upon them that dwell in obscurity has the light shined.
Summary: Nephtali (or Naphtali) refers to one of the twelve tribes of Israel. Following
the Israelite conquest of Canaan led by Joshua, the tribe of Nephtali was allocated
land to the north and west of the Sea of Galilee, later known as upper and lower