Word Summary
Elazar: "God has helped", six Israelites
Original Word: אֶלְעָזָר
Transliteration: Elazar
Phonetic Spelling: (el-aw-zawr')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "God has helped", six Israelites
Meaning: Eleazar -- "God has helped", six Israelites
Strong's Concordance

From 'el and azar; God (is) helper; Elazar, the name of seven Israelites -- Eleazar.

see HEBREW 'el

see HEBREW azar


H499. Elazar

אֶלְעָזָרproper name, masculine (God has helped, compare אֱלִיעֶזֶר‎ above)

a. Eleazar the priest Exodus 6:23 + (50 t. in Hexateuch) Judges 20:28; 1 Chronicles 5:29, 30; 1 Chronicles 6:35; 9:20; 24:1-2, 3, 4 (twice in verse); 24:5-6, Ezra 7..

b. son of Abinadab 1 Samuel 7:1.

c. one of David's heroes 2 Samuel 23:9; 1 Chronicles 11:12; insert also 27:4 compare DrSm 280.

d. a Levite 1 Chronicles 23:21-22, 24:28.

e. priest of the time of Ezra Ezra 8:33; Nehemiah 12:42. feminine one of the line of Parosh Ezra 10:25.