1 Chronicles 4:
And Elioenai, and Jaakobah, and Jeshohaiah, and Asaiah, and Adiel, and Jesimiel, and Benaiah,
1 Chronicles 9:
And Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pashur, the son of Malchijah, and Maasiai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahzerah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Meshillemith, the son of Immer;
1 Chronicles 27:
And over the king's treasures was
Azmaveth the son of Adiel: and over the storehouses in the fields, in the cities, and in the villages, and in the castles, was
Jehonathan the son of Uzziah:
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Ornament of God.
The father of Azmaveth, who was treasurer under David and Solomon (1Chronicles 27:25).
A family head of the tribe of Simeon (1Chronicles 4:36).
A priest (1Chronicles 9:12).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
The witness of the Lord
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 4:36.
2. 1 Chronicles 9:12.
3. 1 Chronicles 27:25.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
ADIEL (‘ornament of God’). 1 . A Simeonite prince, 1 Chronicles 4:36 ff. 1 Chronicles 4:2 . A priest, 1 Chronicles 9:12 . 1 Chronicles 9:3 . The father of Azmaveth, David’s treasurer, 1 Chronicles 27:25 .
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ad' ih ehl) Personal name meaning, “an ornament is god.” 1. An important leader of tribe of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:36 ), a shepherd people. 2. Father of a priestly family in Jerusalem after the Exile (1 Chronicles 9:12 ). 3 . Father of David's treasurer (1 Chronicles 27:25 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. Descendant of Simeon. 1 Chronicles 4:36 .
2. Priest, son of Jahzerah. 1 Chronicles 9:12 .
3. Father of Azmaveth. 1 Chronicles 27:25 .
- Returner, the son of Meshullam, and father of Adiel
(1 Chronicles 9:12 )
- A shortened form of Adiel
, or Adaiah, from adi , "ornament
- An ancestor of Tobit, Tob 1:1 ; a variant form of Adiel
, 1 Chronicles 4:36
(‘ornament of God’)