ANAEL ăn’ ĭ əl (̓Αναήλ). Brother of Tobit and father of Ahikar, who was the treasurer, cupbearer, and keeper of the signet of Sennacherib, king of Assyria (Tobit 1:21, 22).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A brother of Tobit mentioned once only (Tobit 1:21) as the father of Achiacharus, who was an official in Nineveh under Esar-haddon.