Bealiah

Bealiah

(bēəlī`ə), in the Bible, warrior who joined DavidDavid,
d. c.970 B.C., king of ancient Israel (c.1010–970 B.C.), successor of Saul. The Book of First Samuel introduces him as the youngest of eight sons who is anointed king by Samuel to replace Saul, who had been deemed a failure.
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, in the Bible, place of ancient Palestine, probably S of Beersheba, given to David by a Philistine ruler when he was in flight from Saul. David stayed there a while.
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According to 1 Chronicles 12:5 (MT 12:6), one of David's warriors was Bealiah, whose name means "Yahweh is Baal (lord)." In this stage, it seems that Baal was still used as an appellative, and its use had not been completely rejected.