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Meaning of Names
in the Bible
from Ebal to Ezri


A  -  B  -  C  -  D  -  E  -  F  -  G
H  -  I  -  J  -  K  -  L  -  M  -  N  -  O
P  -  Q  -  R  -  S  -  T  -  U  -  V  -  Z
Ebal
ancient heaps

Ebed
a servant; laborer

Ebed-melech
the king's servant

Eben-ezer
the stone of help

Eber
one that passes; anger

Ebiasaph
a father that gathers or adds

Ebronah
passage over; being angry

Ecclesiastes
a preacher

Ed
witness

Eden
pleasure; delight

Eder
a flock

Edom
red, earthy; of blood

Edrei
a very great mass, or cloud

Eglah
heifer; chariot; round

Eglaim
drops of the sea

Eglon
heifer; chariot; round. (same as Eglah)

Egypt
that troubles or oppresses; anguish

Ehud
he that praises

Eker
barren, feeble

Ekron
barrenness; torn away

El-beth-el
the God of Bethel

El-elohe-Israel
God, the God of Israel

Eladah
the eternity of God

Elah
an oak; a curse; perjury

Elam
a young man; a virgin; a secret

Elasah
the doings of God

Elath
a hind; strength; an oak

Eldaah
knowledge of God

Eldad
favored of God; love of God

Elead
witness of God

Elealeh
burnt-offering of God

Eleazar
help of God, court of God

Eleph
learning

Elhanan
grace, or gift, or mercy of God

Eli
the offering or lifting up.

"Eli, Eli"
words spoken by Jesus when he was
crucified which means 'My God, My God'

Eliab
God is my father; God is the father

Eliada
knowledge of God

Eliah
God the Lord

Eliahba
my God the Father

Eliakim
resurrection of God

Eliam
the people of God

Elias
God the Lord, the strong Lord. (same as Elijah)

Eliasaph
the Lord increaseth

Eliashib
the God of conversion

Eliathah
thou art my God

Elidad
beloved of God

Eliel or God
my God

Elienai
the God of my eyes

Eliezer
help, or court, of my God

Elihoreph
god of winter, or of youth

Elihu
he is my God himself

Elijah
God the Lord, the strong Lord

Elika
pelican of God

Elim
the rams; the strong; stags

Elimelech
my God is king

Elioenai
toward him are mine eyes; or to him are my fountains

Eliphal
a miracle of God

Eliphalet
the God of deliverance

Eliphaz
the endeavor of God

Elisabeth or Elizabeth
the oath, or fullness, of God

Elisha
salvation of God

Elishah
it is God; the lamb of God: God that gives help

Elishama
God hearing

Elishaphat
my God judgeth

Elisheba
the oath, or fullness, of God. (same as Elizabeth)

Elishua
God is my salvation

Eliud
God is my praise

Elizur
God is my strength; my rock; rock of God

Elkanah
God the zealous; the zeal of God

Elkeshai
hardiness or rigor of God

Elkoshite
a man of Elkeshai

Ellasar
revolting from God

Elmodam
the God of measure, or of the garment

Elnaam
God's fairness

Elnathan
God hath given; the gift of God

Elohi or Elohim
God

Elon
oak; grove; strong

Elon-beth-hanan
the house of grace or mercy

Elpaal
God's work

Elpalet
the God of deliverance. (same as Eliphalet)

Eltekeh
of grace or mercy

Elteketh
the case of God

Eltolad
the generation of God

Elul
cry or outcry

Eluzai
God is my strength

Elymas
a magician, a corrupter

Elzabad
the dowry of God

Elzaphan
God of the northeast wind

Emims
fears; terrors; formidable; people

Emmanuel
God with us

Emmaus
people despised or obscure

Emmor
an ass

En-dor
fountain, eye of generation, or of habitation

En-eglaim
eye, or fountain, of calves

En-gannim
eye, or fountain, of protection or of gardens

En-gedi
eye, or fountain, of the goat, or of happiness

En-haddah
quick sight; well of gladness

En-hakkore
fountain of him that called or prayed

En-hazor
the grass of the well

En-mishpat
fountain of judgment

En-rimmon
well of weight

En-rogel
the fuller's fountain; the well of searching

En-shemesh
fountain, or eye, of the sun

En-tappuah
fountain of an apple, or of inflation

Enam
fountain, open place

Enan
cloud

Eneas
laudable

Enoch
dedicated; disciplined

Enon
cloud; mass of darkness; fountain; eye

Enos
mortal man; sick; despaired of; forgetful

Epaphras
covered with foam

Epaphroditus
agreeable; handsome

Epenetus
laudable; worthy of praise

Eph-lal
judging; praying

Ephah
weary; tired

Epher
dust; lead

Ephes-dammim
effusion of blood

Ephesus
desirable

Ephphatha
be opened

Ephraim
fruitful; increasing

Ephratah or Ephrath
abundance; bearing fruit

Ephron
dust

Epicurean
follower of Epicurus, i.e., of one who gives assistance

Er
watchman

Eran
follower

Erastus
lovely, amiable

Erech
length, health, physic

Eri
my city

Esaias
the salvation of the Lord (same as Isaiah)

Esar-haddon
that closes the point; joy; cheerfulness

Esau
he that acts or finishes

Esek
contention

Esh-baal
the fire of the idol, or of the ruler

Esh-ban
fire of the sun

Eshcol
bunch of grapes

Eshean
held up

Eshek
violence, force

Eshkalon
weight; balance; fire of infamy. (same as Askelon)

Eshtaol
a strong woman

Eshtemoa
the bosom of a woman

Esli
near me; he who separates

Esmachiah
joined to the Lord

Esrom
dart of joy; division of a song

Esther
secret; hidden

Etam
their bird, their covering

Etham
their strength; their sign

Ethan
strong; the gift of the island

Ethanim
strong; valiant

Ethbaal
toward the idol, or with Baal

Ether
talk

Ethiopia
blackness; heat

Ethnan
gift

Ethni
strong

Eubulus
prudent; good counselor

Eunice
good victory

Euodias
sweet scent

Euphrates
that makes fruitful

Eutychus
happy; fortunate

Eve
living; enlivening

Evi
unjust

Evil-merodach
the fool of Merodach; the fool grinds bitterly

Exodus
going out, departure

Ezbon
hastening to understand

Ezekiel
the strength of God

Ezel
going abroad; walk

Ezem
a bone

Ezer
a help

Ezion-geber
the wood of the man

Ezra
help; court

Ezri
my help


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