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Eliphelet (descendant of Adonikam)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Eliphelet, Descendant of Adonikam
Eliphelet, Descendant of Adonikam (אֱלִיפֶלֶט‎, eliphelet). A leader of the descendants of Adonikam who returned from exile with Ezra (Ezra 8:13). Eliphelet, Jeiel, and Shemaiah were leading a group of 60 men from the family of Adonikam.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Eliphelet (Person)
ELIPHELET (PERSON) [Heb ʾĕlı̂peleṭ (אֱלִיפֶלֶט)]. Var. ELPELET. 1. A son of David (1 Chr 3:6; 14:5), one of 13 listed as having been born to David’s wives in Jerusalem, in addition to his six sons born at Hebron. His mother’s name is unknown: four of the 13 were Bathsheba’s sons; the remainder were
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Eliphalet
Eliphalet. kjv spelling of Eliphelet, David’s son, in 2 Samuel 5:16 and 1 Chronicles 14:7.See Eliphelet # 1.
Eliphelet
Eliphelet. 1. One of David’s nine sons born in Jerusalem (2 Sm 5:16; 1 Chr 3:8; 14:7; kjv Eliphelet).2. Ahasbai’s son and one of David’s mighty men (2 Sm 23:34); perhaps the same as Eliphal, Ur’s son, in 1 Chronicles 11:35.See Eliphal.3. Another of David’s sons born at Jerusalem but perhaps earlier
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Eliphelet (descendant of Adonikam)
4. A person who returned to Palestine in the time of Ezra (Ezr. 8:13; 1 Esd. 8:29).
Eliphelet
Eliphelet ē-lifʹə-let [Heb. ʾĕlîp̱eleṭ; Gk. Eliphalatos (1 Esd. 8:39), Eliphalat (1 Esd. 9:33)]; AV also ELIPHALET, ELIPHALAT; NEB also ELIPHALATUS, ELIPHALAT.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Eliphalet
ELIPHALET* kjv spelling of Eliphelet, David’s son, in 2 Samuel 5:16 and 1 Chronicles 14:7. See Eliphelet #1.
Eliphelet
ELIPHELET1. One of David’s 13 sons born in Jerusalem (2 Sm 5:16; 1 Chr 3:8; 14:7).2. Ahasbai’s son and one of David’s mighty men (2 Sm 23:34); perhaps the same as Eliphal, Ur’s son, in 1 Chronicles 11:35. See Eliphal.3. Another of David’s sons born at Jerusalem but perhaps earlier than #1 above (1
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Eliphelet
Eliphelet (i-lif´uh-let; Heb., possibly “El [God] is deliverance” or “the divine deliverer”).1 David’s last son, born in Jerusalem to a nameless wife or concubine (2 Sam. 5:16). His name appears twice in the list of David’s sons in 1 Chron. 3:6, 8 (cf. 1 Chron. 14:5, 7).2 The son of Ahasbai; one of
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eliphalet
ELIPHALET, ELIPHELET1. A son of David born in Jerusalem (1 Chr 3:5–6); called Elpalet in (1 Chr 14:5).2. The last of David’s sons born in Jerusalem (2 Sam 5:16), RSV; (1 Chr 3:8; 14:7), RSV).3. A son of Ahasbai, one of David’s mighty men (2 Sam 23:34); cf. Eliphal [q.v. ], 1 Chr 11:35):4. A descendant
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eliphelet
Eliphelet (Heb. ʾĕlɩ̂p̱eleṭ)1. One (two?) of 13 sons born to David’s wives in Jerusalem (2 Sam. 5:16; 1 Chr. 3:6, 8; 14:5, 7). The name appears twice in the Chronicler’s lists, once in the 2 Samuel list. The discrepancy may be the result of scribal dittography in the Chronicler’s lists or scribal
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Eliphelet
ELIPHELET The name of two men in the Old Testament.1. A son of David (1 Chr 3:6; 14:5), born by one of David’s wives in Jerusalem.2. The son of Ahasbai and a member of David’s famed “Thirty” (2 Sam 23:34).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Eliphalet
Eliph´alet (the God of deliverance), the last of the thirteen sons born to David after his establishment in Jerusalem. 2 Sam. 5:16; 1 Chron. 14:7. [Eliphelet, 2.]
Eliphelet
Eliph´elet (the God of deliverance).1. The name of a son of David, one of the children born to him after his establishment in Jerusalem. 1 Chron. 3:6. (b.c. after 1044.)2. Another son of David, belonging also to the Jerusalem family, and apparently the last of his sons. 1 Chron. 3:8.3. One of the
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Eliphelet
ELIPH´ELET (e-lifʹe-let; “God of deliverance”).1. The third of the nine sons of David, born at Jerusalem, by Bathsheba (1 Chron. 3:6; 14:5). In the latter passage the name is given in a contracted form, Elpelet (Elpalet, KJV), about 989 b.c.2. The ninth of the same (1 Chron. 3:8; 14:7; 2 Sam. 5:16).
See also
Relatives
Adonikam Father
Jeiel Brother
Shemaiah Brother