El-Beth-El, El-Bethel

EL-BETH-EL, EL-BETHEL ĕl bĕth’ əl (אֵ֖ל בֵּֽית־אֵ֑ל, “the god Bethel,” or “the god of Bethel”), the name of the altar erected by Jacob at Bethel after his return from Paddam-aram (Gen 35:7).