Character Study on Elzaphan

Character Study on Elzaphan

Exodus 6: And the sons of Uzziel; Mishael, and Elzaphan, and Zithri.
Leviticus 10: And Moses called Mishael and Elzaphan, the sons of Uzziel the uncle of Aaron, and said unto them, Come near, carry your brethren from before the sanctuary out of the camp.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Elzaphan
Exodus 6:22. Moses' cousin. Assisted Mishael his brother in carrying Nadab and Abihu, in their priestly coats, out of the camp (Leviticus 10:4; compare Acts 5:6; Acts 5:9).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Elzaphan
(ehl zay' fan) Personal name meaning, “God has hidden or treasured up.” An abbreviated form of Elizaphan. A son of Uzziel, Aaron's uncle (Exodus 6:22 ). He helped carry the dead bodies of Nadab and Abihu out of the wilderness camp after God punished them (Leviticus 10:4-5 ).



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Elzaphan
ELZAPHAN . See Elizaphan.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Elzaphan
See ELIZAPHAN.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Elzaphan
God of the northeast wind

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Elzaphan - Elzaphan
Mishael ben uzziel - Carried the bodies of Nadab and Abihu � together with his brother Elzaphan � out of the Holy of Holies
Elizaphan - Prince of the Kohathites ( Numbers 3:30 , 1 Chronicles 15:8 , 2 Chronicles 29:13 ) = Elzaphan ( Exodus 6:22 , Leviticus 10:4 P [Note: Priestly Narrative
Mish'Ael - (Exodus 6:22 ) when Nadab and Abihu were struck dead for offering strange fire, Mishael and his brother Elzaphan, at the command of Moses, removed their bodies from the sanctuary, and buried them without the camp, their loose-fitting tunics serving for winding-sheets
Mishael - Mishael and Elzaphan, sons of Uzziel, Aaron's uncle, buried Nadab and Abihu in their loose tunics or "coats" (Leviticus 10:4-5)