Usage Biblical Hebrew
Scripts מַהֲלָלאֵל(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. Mah·hal·al·āl' [key]
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Meaning & History
Literally means "praise of GOD (El);" son of Kenan (Qayin) and great-grandson of Seth according to Genealogy of Genesis 5:12,13,15-17; 1 Chronicles 1:2. An inhabitant of Judah in Nehemiah 11:4, a descendent of Judah, son of Jacob, great-grandson of Abraham, through the lineage of Perez.