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Elidad meaning

אלידד
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🔼The name Elidad in the Bible

The name Elidad occurs once in the Bible. Elidad, the son of Chislon of Benjamin was assigned together with representatives of the other tribes, to apportion Canaan for inheritances of the various tribes (Numbers 34:21).

🔼Etymology of the name Elidad

The name Elidad consists of two elements. The first part is אל (El), the common abbreviation of Elohim, meaning God (or gods):

The second part of our name comes from the verb ידד (yadad), meaning to love:

🔼Elidad meaning

For a meaning of the name Elidad, NOBSE Study Bible Name List and BDB Theological Dictionary read God Has Loved. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Whom God Loves.

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