Adlai [N]

my witness; my ornament
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Adlai'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Adlai or Adla-i

(justice of Jehovah ), Ancestor of Shaphat, the overseer of Davids herds that fed in the broad valleys. ( 1 Chronicles 27:29 ) (B.C. before 1050.)

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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Adlai or Adlai'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.


ad'-la-i, ad'-li (`adhlay; Septuagint Adli and Adai, "lax, weary"):

The father of Shaphat, an overseer of David's herds in the lowlands (1 Chronicles 27:29).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ADLAI'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.