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A’di-el (ornament of God).

1. A prince of the tribe of Simeon, descended from the prosperous family of Shimei. 1 Chron. 4:36. He took part in the murderous raid made by his tribe upon the peaceable Hamite shepherds of the valley of Gedor in the reign of Hezekiah. (b.c. about 711.)

2. A priest, ancestor of Maasiai. 1 Chron. 9:12.

3. Ancestor of Azmaveth, David’s treasurer. 1 Chron. 27:25. (b.c. 1050.)