is a name that means cherished or one who finds mercy. A number of people by this name is referenced in the Bible
- Father of Elkanah, and grandfather of the prophet Samuel — in 1 Samuel 1:1
- The father of Azareel, the "captain" of the tribe of Dan — in 1 Chronicles 27:22
- A Benjamite — in Chronicles 12:7 and 1 Chronicles 9:12
- A man whose son assisted in placing Joash on the throne — in 2 Chronicles 23:1
- A priest — in 1 Chronicles 9:12; (perhaps the same as in Nehemiah 11:12).