“Of the tribe of the people of Zebulun a chief, Elizaphan the son of Parnach. Of the tribe of the people of Issachar a chief, Paltiel the son of Azzan. And of the tribe of the people of Asher a chief, Ahihud the son of Shelomi. Of the tribe of the people of Naphtali a chief, Pedahel the son of Ammihud.” These are the men whom the LORD commanded to divide the inheritance for the people of Israel in the land of Canaan.”
Of the tribe of the people of Zebulun a chief, Elizaphan the son of Parnach.
Zebulun H2074: From זָבַל H2082; habitation. BDB Lexicon: Zebulun = "exalted"
Elizaphan H469: From אֵל H410 and צָפַן H6845; God of treasure. BDB Lexicon:
Elizaphan or Elzaphan = "my God has protected"
Parnach H6535: Of uncertain derivation. BDB Lexicon:
Parnach = "delicate"
Zechariah 2:8 For thus said the LORD of hosts, after his glory sent me to the nations who plundered you, for he who touches you touches the apple of his eye:
Of the tribe of the people of Issachar a chief, Paltiel the son of Azzan.
Issachar H3485: From נָשָׂא H5375 and שָׂכָר H7939; he will bring a reward. BDB Lexicon:
Issachar = "there is recompense"
Paltiel H6409: From the same as פֶּלֶט H6404 and אֵל H410; deliverance of God. BDB Lexicon:
Paltiel or Phaltiel = "God delivers"
Azzan H5821: From עַז H5794; strong one.
Genesis 49:14 "Issachar is a strong donkey, crouching between the sheepfolds.
Psalm 91:8 You will only look with your eyes and see the recompense of the wicked.91:9 Because you have made the LORD your dwelling place— the Most High, who is my refuge—91:10 no evil shall be allowed to befall you, no plague come near your tent.91:11 For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.91:12 On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone.
Revelation 22:12 "Behold, I am coming soon, bringing my recompense with me, to repay each one for what he has done.
And of the tribe of the people of Asher a chief, Ahihud the son of Shelomi.
Asher H836: From אָשַׁר H833; happy.
Ahihud H282: From אָח H251 and הוֹד H1935; brother (that is, possessor) of renown.
Shelomi H8015: From שָׁלוֹם H7965; peaceable.
Genesis 49:20 "Asher's food shall be rich, and he shall yield royal delicacies.
Deuteronomy 33:24 And of Asher he said,"Most blessed of sons be Asher; let him be the favorite of his brothers, and let him dip his foot in oil.
Proverbs 31:31 Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her works praise her in the gates.
Zechariah 8:12 For there shall be a sowing of peace. The vine shall give its fruit, and the ground shall give its produce, and the heavens shall give their dew. And I will cause the remnant of this people to possess all these things.
Of the tribe of the people of Naphtali a chief, Pedahel the son of Ammihud.”
Naphtali H5321: From פָּתַל H6617; my wrestling.
Pedahel H6300: From פָּדָה H6299 and אֵל H410; God has ransomed.
Ammihud H5989: From עַם H5971 and הוֹד H1935; people of splendor.
Genesis 49:21 Naphtali is a hind let loose: he giveth goodly words.
Isaiah 35:10 And the ransomed of the Lord shall return and come to Zion with singing; everlasting joy shall be upon their heads; they shall obtain gladness and joy, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.
Isaiah 52:7 How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation, who says to Zion, "Your God reigns."
These are the men whom the LORD commanded to divide the inheritance for the people of Israel in the land of Canaan.
Ephesians 4:11 And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers,4:12 to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ,4:13 until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ,4:14 so that we may no longer be children, tossed to and fro by the waves and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by human cunning, by craftiness in deceitful schemes.4:15 Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ,4:16 from whom the whole body, joined and held together by every joint with which it is equipped, when each part is working properly, makes the body grow so that it builds itself up in love.