Eliezer

Eliezer (El´ee-ee´zuhr; Heb., “my God is help”)

1 Abraham’s servant, who would have been his heir in place of a son (Gen 15:2). Presumably, it is Eliezer who finds a wife for Isaac in Gen 24. 2 Moses’s second son, the founder of a levitical family (Exod 18:4; 1Chr 23:15-17; 1Chr 26:25). 3 The son of Do-davahu, and a prophet who spoke against King Jehoshaphat’s naval alliance with Ahaziah (2Chr 20:35-37). 4 The son of Becher (1Chr 7:8). 5 A priest (1Chr 15:24). 6 The son of Zichri, and a Reubenite chief (1Chr 27:16). 7 A leading man sent by Ezra to seek Levites for Temple service (Ezra 8:16). 8 Three men who divorced foreign wives (Ezra 10:18; Ezra 10:23; Ezra 10:31). 9 An ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:29).

Gen 15:2

2But Abram said, “O Lord GOD, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?”

Gen 24

The Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah
1Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years; and the Lord had blessed Abraham in all things.2Abraham said to his servant, the ... View more

Exod 18:4

4and the name of the other, Eliezer (for he said, “The God of my father was my help, and delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh”).

1Chr 23:15-17

15The sons of Moses: Gershom and Eliezer.16The sons of Gershom: Shebuel the chief.17The sons of Eliezer: Rehabiah the chief; Eliezer had no other sons, but the ... View more

1Chr 26:25

25His brothers: from Eliezer were his son Rehabiah, his son Jeshaiah, his son Joram, his son Zichri, and his son Shelomoth.

2Chr 20:35-37

35After this King Jehoshaphat of Judah joined with King Ahaziah of Israel, who did wickedly.36He joined him in building ships to go to Tarshish; they built the ... View more

1Chr 7:8

8The sons of Becher: Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jeremoth, Abijah, Anathoth, and Alemeth. All these were the sons of Becher;

1Chr 15:24

24Shebaniah, Joshaphat, Nethanel, Amasai, Zechariah, Benaiah, and Eliezer, the priests, were to blow the trumpets before the ark of God. Obed-edom and Jehiah al ... View more

1Chr 27:16

Leaders of Tribes
16Over the tribes of Israel, for the Reubenites, Eliezer son of Zichri was chief officer; for the Simeonites, Shephatiah son of Maacah;

Ezra 8:16

16Then I sent for Eliezer, Ariel, Shemaiah, Elnathan, Jarib, Elnathan, Nathan, Zechariah, and Meshullam, who were leaders, and for Joiarib and Elnathan, who wer ... View more

Ezra 10:18

18There were found of the descendants of the priests who had married foreign women, of the descendants of Jeshua son of Jozadak and his brothers: Maaseiah, Elie ... View more

Ezra 10:23

23Of the Levites: Jozabad, Shimei, Kelaiah (that is, Kelita), Pethahiah, Judah, and Eliezer.

Ezra 10:31

31Of the descendants of Harim: Eliezer, Isshijah, Malchijah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,

Luke 3:29

29son of Joshua, son of Eliezer, son of Jorim, son of Matthat, son of Levi,

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