GADI (gā'dī). Father of Menahem, who usurped the throne of Israel from Shallum (2Kgs.15.14-2Kgs.15.20).
GADI Găd’ ī (גָּדִ֧י, my fortune). This man was the father of King Menahem of Israel who usurped the throne from Shallum (2 Kings 15:14-20). Gadi may be short for Gaddiel (גַּדִּיאֵ֖ל, “God is my fortune”).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
The father of Menahem, one of the kings of Israel who reached the throne through blood (2Ki 15:14,17).