ma'-ha-vit (machawim, "villagers"):

The description given to Eliel, one of David's warrior guard (1 Chronicles 11:46), perhaps to distinguish him from the Eliel in the next verse. Massoretic Text is very obscure here.

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