The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Elpaal, Son of Shaharaim
Elpaal, Son of Shaharaim (אֶלְפַּ֫עַל‎, elpa'al). A descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:11, 18).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Elpaal (Person)
ELPAAL (PERSON) [Heb ʾelpaʿal (אֶלְפַּעַל)]. A Benjaminite name appearing three times in the longer Benjaminite genealogy offered by the Chronicler (1 Chr 8:11, 12, 18). Elpaal, whose name has been understood to mean “God has worked,” is singled out in this list as the father of the builders of “Ono
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Elpaal el-pāʹəl [Heb. ʾelpaʿal—‘God has wrought’]. The name of a descendant of Benjamin (1 Ch. 8:11f, 18).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
ELPAAL. The head of a family of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:11–12, 18).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Elpaal (Heb. ʾelpaʿal)The head of a Benjaminite family (1 Chr. 8:11–12, 18).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Elpaal [ĕl pāˊəl] (Heb. ˒elpa˒al “God has wrought”). The head of a family, of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:11–12, 18).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Elpa´al (God his wages), a Benjamite, son of Hushim and brother of Abitud. 1 Chron. 8:11. He was the founder of a numerous family.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
ELPA´AL (el-paʹal; “God’s doings”). The second of the two sons of Shaharaim by his wife Hushim, and progenitor of a numerous progeny. He was a Benjamite (1 Chron. 8:11–12, 18).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
ELPAAL [el PAY al] (God is working) — a descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:11–12, 18).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ELPAAL<el-pa’-al> ([אֶלְפַּעַל‎, ’elpàal], “God has wrought” (compare [אֶלְעָשָׂה‎, el̀asah], Jeremiah 29:3)): The name of a descendant of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:11, 12, 18).
See also
Shaharaim Father
Hushim Mother
Abitub Brother
Mesha Brother
Jobab Brother
Malcam Brother
Sachia Brother
Zibia Brother
Jeuz Brother
Mirmah Brother
Beriah Son
Eber Son
Jeroham Son
Shashak Son
Meshullam Son
Shemed Son
Misham Son
Heber Son
Zebadiah Son
Jobab Son
Ahio Son
Izliah Son
Hizki Son
Ishmerai Son
Elijah Grandson
Athaliah Grandson
Michael Grandson
Hananiah Grandson
Hanan Grandson
Zichri Grandson
Zichri Grandson
Zebadiah Grandson
Eber Grandson
Elam Grandson
Eliel Grandson
Abdon Grandson
Joha Grandson
Eder Grandson
Penuel Grandson
Arad Grandson
Ishpah Grandson
Ishpan Grandson
Iphdeiah Grandson
Jaareshiah Grandson
Ibneiah Grandson
Anthothijah Grandson
Shehariah Grandson
Shamsherai Grandson