Eliab (family of Pallu)
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A descendant of Reuben and member of the clan of Pallu. Father of Dathan and Abiram, who were part of a rebellion against Moses’ leadership (Num 16:1; 26:8–9; Deut 11:6).
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Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Eliab. 1. Heron’s son and leader of Zebulun’s tribe when the Israelites were roaming in the Sinai wilderness after their escape from Egypt (Nm 1:9; 2:7; 10:16). As leader he presented his tribe’s offering at the consecration of the tabernacle (Nm 7:24, 29).2. Member of Reuben’s tribe and son of Pallu.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
ELIAB. ‘God is father’, a common OT name. 1. A son of Helon, prince and representative of Zebulun (Nu. 1:9; 2:7, etc.). 2. A Reubenite, the son of Pallu and father of Dathan, Abiram and Nemuel (Nu. 26:8–9). 3. The eldest son of Jesse and brother of David (1 Sa. 16:5ff., etc.), father of Abihail (2 Ch.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Eli´ab (God is my father).1. Son of Helon and leader of the tribe of Zebulun at the time of the census in the wilderness of Sinai. Num. 1:9; 2:7; 7:24, 29; 10:16. (b.c. 1490.)2. A Reubenite, father of Dathan and Abiram. Num. 16:1, 12; 26:8, 9; Deut. 11:6.3. One of David’s brothers, the eldest of the
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
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