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Igal / Igeal

Meaning: avengers

This was the name of three Biblical men:

  1. one of the spies of the tribe of Issachar

    (Numbers 13:7)
  2. son of Nathan of Zobah, and one of David’s warriors (2 Samuel 23:36)

  3. son of Shemaiah (1 Chronicles 3:22)—brothers were Hattush, and Igeal, and Bariah, and Neariah, and Shaphat