1 Kings 11:
And God stirred him up another
adversary, Rezon the son of Eliadah, which fled from his lord Hadadezer king of Zobah:
2 Chronicles 17:
And of Benjamin; Eliada a mighty man of valour, and with him armed men with bow and shield two hundred thousand.
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Whom God cares for.
One of David's sons born after his establishment in Jerusalem (2 Samuel 5:16 ).
A mighty man of war, a Benjamite (2 Chronicles 17:17 ).
An Aramite of Zobah, captain of a marauding band that troubled Solomon (1 Kings 11:23 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ih li' uh duh) Personal name meaning, “God has known.” 1. Son born to David after he established his rule in Jerusalem (2 Samuel 5:16 ). In 1 Chronicles 14:7 he is listed as Beeliada (“Baal has known” or “the lord has known”). 2. Father of Rezon, who established himself as king of Damascus after David conquered Zobah ( 1 Kings 11:23 ). 3 . A military commander of the tribe of Benjamin (2 Chronicles 17:17 ) under King Jehoshaphat (873-848 B.C.).
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. Youngest one of David's sons, born after his establishment in Jerusalem (2 Samuel 5:16; 1 Chronicles 3:8). Called Beelida 1 Chronicles 14:7; Baal being substituted for El (God), why we can only conjecture; possibly he apostatized.
2. 2 Chronicles 17:17.
3. 1 Kings 11:23.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
ELIADA . 1. A son of David ( 2 Samuel 5:16 ); called Beeliada in 1 Chronicles 14:7 . 1 Chronicles 14:2 . Father of Rezon, an ‘adversary’ of Solomon ( 1 Kings 11:23 ). 3. A warrior of Benjamin ( 2 Chronicles 17:17 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Knowledge of God
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. Oneof the sons of David born at Jerusalem. 2 Samuel 5:16 ; 1 Chronicles 3:8 . He is called BEELIADA in 1 Chronicles 14:7 .
2. Powerful captain of the tribe of Benjamin in the army of Jehoshaphat. 2 Chronicles 17:17 .
Eliadah - (ih li' uh dah) KJV spelling of Eliada in 1 Kings 11:23 . See Eliada
Beeliada - 7 : also called Eliada in 2 Samuel 5:16 ; 1 Chronicles 3:8
Beeli'Ada - ( 1 Chronicles 14:7 ) In the lists in Samuel the name is Eliada
Beeliada - BEEliada (‘Baal knows’). A son of David, 1 Chronicles 14:7 , changed in conformity with later usage (see Ishbosheth) into Eliada (‘El knows’) in 2 Samuel 5:16
Eliada - Eliada . A son of David ( 2 Samuel 5:16 ); called BeEliada in 1 Chronicles 14:7
Beeliada - In 2 Samuel 5:16 the Baal part of the name is replaced with “El,” a Hebrew word for God, becoming, “Eliada
Rezon - text of 1 Kings 11:23-25 , Rezon, son of Eliada, was one of the military officers of that Hadadezer, king of the little realm of Zobah (cuneiform, Subiti ), S
Ishbosheth - The same variation meets us in the name of Jonathan’s son Mephibosheth or Meribbaal and in the case of Jerubbaal or Jerubbesheth ; similarly, we have BeEliada and Eliada