BIBLE NAMES 162 – Obed

162 – Obed (o` -bed)

Serving: a servant who worships

Worshiping (God).

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From Research TRT office

Means “serving, worshipping” in Hebrew. This is the name of several Old Testament characters including the grandfather of David.

Verses about Obed:Matt 1:5, 1Chron 16:38

BIBLE NAMES 161 – Shamgar

161 – Shamgar (sham` -gar)

Destroyer

Here a stranger

Cupbearer of surprised stranger

The desolate dragged away

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr.S. Smith)

From TRT Research office 

Shamgar, son of Anath, is the name of one or possibly two individuals in the Bible.  The name occurs twice in Jud 3:31, Jud 5:6″

BIBLE NAMES 160 – Elioenai

160 – Elioenai (e -li -o -e` -nahee)

God the Lord of my eyes;i.e

To whom my eyes are directed

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From TRT Research office

Meaning: Unto Yah Are My Eyes, Yah The God Of My Eyes

There are five or six different men named Elioenai in the Bible.

1 Choron: 3:23, 1 Chron: 4:36, 1 Chron:7:8, Ezr: 10:22 & 27, Neh 12:41

BIBLE NAMES 159 – Frankincense

159 – Frankincense (fran -kin` -cense)

Whiteness 

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From TRT Research office 

Frankincense. Purity

Frankincense was one of the gifts for Jesus – it symbolized His Priesthood, and His stature as a spiritual Leader and Teacher.Matt: 2:1-12

BIBLE NAMES 158 – Shama / Shamah / Shema

158 – Shama (sha`-mah)

Hearing: obedient

He has heard 

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From TRT Research office:

The name Shama/Shamah occurs in the Bible (it is spelled the same as the name of the town, Shema).  And it is also the Name of God – Jehovah Shamah.

1 Chron 11:44

    

 

BIBLE NAMES 157 – Eliphal

157 – Eliphal (el`-i -fal)

Whom God judges,

God the judge,

God is judge.

(Credits to Dr. J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From TRT Research office:

God Has Set Apart, God Has Discerned.

The name Eliphal occurs only once in the Bible.

According to the Chronicler, Eliphal the son of Ur is one of David’s mighty-men “1 Chron 11:35

BIBLE NAMES 156 – Festus

156 – Festus (fes`-tus) 

Joyful; festal; prosperous

(Credits to Dr. Cornwell and Dr. S s Smith)

From TRT Research office:

Fetus in Greek means “the bearing, bringing forth, or hatching of young,

In Latin it means joyous, or festive

There’s only one man named Festus in the Bible, we find in Acts:24:27

BIBLE NAMES 155 – Eliel

154 – Eliel (e`-le -el)

To whom God is God 

To whom God is strength

God is God 

(Credits to Dr J. Cornwell and Dr. S. Smith)

From TRT Research office 

Eliel is a Hebrew name. It can be translated to English as “My God is God”. There are quite a few men named Eliel in the Bible.

BIBLE NAMES 154 – Galeed

154 – Galeed (ga`-le -ed)

Hill of witness

Heap, of witnesses or Testimony

(Credits to Dr J. Cornwell and Dr. S Smith)

From TRT Research office:

The name of the pile of stones erected by Jacob and Laban to Mark the league of friendship into which they entered with each other Gen:31:47-48