Word: L@YIN

Pronounce: mee-shaw-ale'

Strong: H4332

Orig: from 4310 and 410 with the abbrev. insep. relatively (see 834) interposed; who (is) what God (is)?; Mishael, the name of three Israelites:--Mishael. H4310 H410 H834

Use: Proper Name Masculine

Grk Strong:

    Mishael = "who is what God is"

    1) the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Meshach; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord
    2) a son of Uzziel and a cousin of Moses and Aaron
    3) one of those who stood at the left hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people