Easton's Bible Dictionary
Smitten by God, the son of Irad, and father of Methusael (Genesis 4:18 ).
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("smitten of God".) Genesis 4:18.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(mih hyoo jay' ehl) Personal name meaning, “struck by God” or “priest of God.” Son of Irad (Genesis 4:18 ). Some interpreters see the name as a variant form of Mahalelel (Genesis 5:12-17 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
MEHUJAEL. A Cainite ( Genesis 4:18 ) (J [Note: Jahwist.] ), corresponding to Mahalalel of P [Note: Priestly Narrative.] ’s genealogy ( Genesis 5:12 ff.).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Who proclaims God
Morrish Bible Dictionary
Son of Irad, a descendant of Cain. Genesis 4:18 .
Methusael - Son of Mehujael and father of Lamech
Methusael - Son of Mehujael in Cain's line, and Lamech's father (Genesis 4:18)
i'Rad - (fleet ), son of Enoch; grandson of Cain, and father of Mehujael
Methu'Sael - (man of God ), the son of Mehujael, fourth in descent from Cain, and father of Lamech
Irad - Runner; wild ass, one of the antediluvian patriarchs, the father of Mehujael (Genesis 4:18 ), and grandson of Cain
Mehujael - Mehujael
Mahalalel - ] ] = 1 Chronicles 1:2 , Luke 3:37 Mahalaleel ); = Mehujael in J [Note: Jahwist
Irad - Son of Enoch, grandson of Cain, father of Mehujael (Genesis 4:18)
Bear - 4:18, which reports that Irad “begat” (“became the father of”) Mehujael