🔼The name Palal in the Bible
The name Palal occurs only once in the Bible. He is a son of Uzai and Nehemiah mentions Palal as one of the men who worked on the restoration of Jerusalem right after the return from the Babylonian exile (Nehemiah 3:25).
🔼Etymology of the name Palal
The name Palal comes from the verb פלל (palal), which denotes a kind of intercessory praying or the act of discerning and making assessments:
For a meaning of the name Palal, both NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names read Judge. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't offer an interpretation of the name Palal but does list it under the verb פלל (palal).