Eleazar Name Meaning and Origin

Eleazar is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Eleazar means “My Helper Is God”.


Eleazar Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Eleazar is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “el + ee + AY + zar”


Eleazar Name Meaning:

Eleazar is a Hebrew name and means God is my helper. It is derived from two Hebrew words – el, which means God or all powerful, and ezer which means “help”.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Eleazar, Biblical priest and son of Aaron;

Eleazar (son of Aminadab), who was entrusted as a keeper of the Ark of the covenant;

Eleazar (son of Dodo), one of King David’s warriors;

Eleazar, son of Mahli (1 Chr. 23:21);

Eleazar (son of Pinhas), one of those in charge of the sacred vessels brought back to Jerusalem after the Babylonian Exile;

Eleazar, of the sons of Parosh (Ezra 10:25);

Eleazar Avaran, the younger brother of Judas Maccabeus;

Eleazar, Biblical figure in 2 Maccabees 6, “one of the leading teachers of the law”;

Eleazar, son of Eliud, father of Matthan, mentioned in Jesus’ genealogy (Matthew 1:15);

Eleazar ben Simon, Jewish resistance leader in the First Jewish-Roman War;

Eleazar ben Azariah, 1st century Mishanic scholar;

Eleazar ben Arach, one of the Tannaim of the 1st century;

Eleazar Wheelock, American minister and founder of Dartmouth College;

Eleazar Davidman, Israeli tennis player;

Elazar Meisels, American Orthodox rabbi;

Eleazar ben Shammua, a Mishnaic teacher of the 4th generation;

Elazar Shach, rosh yeshiva of the Ponevezh yeshiva, founded the Degel HaTorah political party;

Eleazar, name chosen by Bodo (bishop) upon conversion to Judaism;

Eleazar Rodgers, South African footballer;

Eleazar Lipa Sukenik, Israeli archaeologist;

Eleazar of Worms, German Talmudist;

Eleazar Roberts, Welsh musician;

Eleazar ben Killir, Hebrew poet;

Eleazar Alexander Juárez, Honduran politician;

Eleazar Albin, English naturalist and illustrator




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