Character Study on Deuel

Character Study on Deuel

Numbers 1: Of Gad; Eliasaph the son of Deuel.
Numbers 7: On the sixth day Eliasaph the son of Deuel, prince of the children of Gad, offered:
Numbers 7: And for a sacrifice of peace offerings, two oxen, five rams, five he goats, five lambs of the first year: this was the offering of Eliasaph the son of Deuel.
Numbers 10: And over the host of the tribe of the children of Gad was Eliasaph the son of Deuel.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Deuel
(deeyoo' ehl) Personal name meaning, “God knows.” In Numbers 1:14 , the father of Eliasaph, the leader in the wilderness of the tribe of Gad. Numbers 2:14 identifies Eliasaph's father as Reuel. Deuel and Reuel may be alternative forms of the same name, probably representing a copyist's misreading of Hebrew “d” and “r,” which are quite similar.



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Deuel
Numbers 1:14; Numbers 7:42; in Numbers 3:14 Reuel, the Hebrew letter Resh ( ר ) closely resembling the Hebrew letter Daleth ( ד ).

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Deuel
The knowledge of God
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Deuel
Father of Eliasaph, 'prince' of Gad. Numbers 1:14 ; Numbers 7:42,47 ; Numbers 10:20 . In Numbers 2:14 he is called REUEL.This is plainly an instance where the letter ד (D) has been mistaken for the letter ר(R).

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Deuel
DEUEL . Father of Eliasaph, prince of Gad ( Numbers 1:14 ; Numbers 7:42 ; Numbers 7:47 ; Numbers 10:20 ) = Reuel , Numbers 2:14 (perhaps the original name).

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Deuel - Deuel
Eliasaph - Son of Deuel, or Reuel: a chief man of the tribe of Gad
Reuel - Deuel in Numbers 1:14; Numbers 7:42
Eliasaph - Son of Deuel, and prince of Gad at the first census ( Numbers 1:14 ; Numbers 2:14 ; Numbers 7:42 ; Numbers 7:47 ; Numbers 10:20 P [Note: Priestly Narrative
Deuel - Deuel and Reuel may be alternative forms of the same name, probably representing a copyist's misreading of Hebrew “d” and “r,” which are quite similar
Reuel - ... Numbers 2:14 , called also Deuel (1:14; 7:42)
Reuel - Called Deuel in Numbers 1:14 , etc
Grand Island, Nebraska, Diocese of - Comprises the counties of Arthur, Banner, Blaine, Box Butte, Brown, Buffalo, Cherry, Cheyenne, Custer, Dawes, Deuel, Garfield, Grant, Greeley, Hooker, Howard, Keyapaha, Kimball, Logan, Loup, McPherson, Rock, Scott's Bluff, Sheridan, Sherman, Wheeler, Sioux, Thomas, Valley, and those portions of Dawson, Hall, Lincoln, and Keith lying north of the South Platte River; area, 40,000 square miles; erected at Kearney, March 8, 1912; transferred to Grand Island, April 11, 1917; suffragan of Dubuque
Reuel - The father of Eliasaph ( Numbers 2:14 ; called [probably by mistaking r for d ] Deuel in Numbers 1:14 ; Numbers 7:42 ; Numbers 7:47 ; Numbers 10:20 )