2. A poor Jew of Rages, a city of Media, to whom Tobit lent ten talents of silver (1:14). The money was restored to Tobit in the time of his distress through his son Tobias, whom the angel Raphael led to Gabael at Rages (1:14; 4:1, 20; 5:6; 9:2, 5f.; 10:2).
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Gabael [gab-i-el] (1) an ancestor of Tobit (Tob. 1:1) (2) the brother (or son) of Gabrias; the man whom Tobias entrusted with the money he had recovered; he returned it to Tobias and Sarah at their marriage feast (Tob. 9:2)