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Elead
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Elead
Elead (אֶלְעָד‎, el'ad). A descendant of Ephraim who was slain by the men of Gath during a raid (1 Chr 7:21).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Elead (Person)
ELEAD (PERSON) [Heb ʾelĕʿād (אֶלְעָד)]. Elead was a son or descendant of Ephraim. According to 1 Chr 7:21, Elead and Ezer were killed by the men of Gath in an attack upon that city (further discussion on Gath, see Mazar 1954: 227–35). The usual designation for “his son” is missing with Elead and Ezer,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Elead
Elead. Ephraim’s descendant who was killed in a raid against the Philistine city of Gath (1 Chr 7:21).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Elead
Elead elʹē-ad [Heb. ʾelʿāḏ—‘God has testified’]. An Ephraimite, slain by the men of Gath while he was making a raid (1 Ch. 7:21).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Elead
ELEAD Ephraim’s descendant who was killed in a raid against the Philistine city of Gath (1 Chr 7:21).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Elead
ELEAD. A descendant of Ephraim, killed by the men of Gath while making a raid on their cattle (1 Chr 7:21).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Elead
Elead (Heb. ʾelʿāḏ)One of the sons of Ephraim killed by the inhabitants of Gath while raiding their cattle (1 Chr. 7:21).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Elead
Elead [ĕlˊĭ əd] (Heb. ˒el˓āḏ “God has witnessed”). One of the sons of Ephraim killed by the inhabitants of Gath during a raid (1 Chr. 7:21–22).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Elead
EL´EAD (elʹe-ad; “God has testified”). A descendant of Ephraim (1 Chron. 7:20–21), but whether through Shuthelah (which see) or a son of the patriarch (the second Shuthelah being taken as a repetition of the first, and Ezer and Elead as his brothers) is not determined.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Elead
ELEAD [EL e ad] (God is witness) — a son of Ephraim. Elead attempted to steal cattle near the Philistine city of Gath and was killed (1 Chr. 7:20–22).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ELEAD
ELEAD<el’-e-ad> ([אֶלְעָד‎, ’el̀adh], “God has testified”): An Ephraimite, slain while making a raid, by the men of Gath (1 Chronicles 7:21).