BILDAD (bĭl'dăd). One of Job’s three “comforters” (cf.
BILDAD bĭl’ dăd (בִּלְדַּ֥ד). One of the three friends of Job who came to comfort him in his misery, but who really added to his grief. He is called a “Shuhite.” It may be that he was descended from a son of Abraham and Keturah named Shua (
Three chs. (