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The origin of the name Eliada is Hebrew


This is how Eliada is written in Hebrew:



The biblical meaning of the name Eliada is:

“knowledge of God”

“known by God”


In The Bible:

Eliada was:

  1. One of David’s sons; according to the lists, the youngest but one of the family born to him after his establishment in Jerusalem.  (B.C. after 1033.)
  2. A mighty man of war, a Benjamite, who led 200,000 of his tribe to the army of Jehoshaphat. (B.C. 945.)*


The name Eliada appears in the (KJV) bible in the following verses:

2 Samuel 5:16
And Elishama, and אֶלְיָדָע (Eliada), and Eliphalet.

1 Chronicles 3:8
And Elishama, and אֶלְיָדָע (Eliada), and Eliphelet, nine.

2 Chronicles 17:17
And of Benjamin; אֶלְיָדָע (Eliada) a mighty man of valour, and with him armed men with bow and shield two hundred thousand.

*Smith’s Bible Dictionary