Origin of the name ISH-BAAL.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ISH-BAAL.
A more correct form of the Hebrew biblical name Eshbaal
(q.v.), probably meaning "man of Baal." It is a variant
form of Ish-Boshet (Ishbosheth), "man of shame."
(The Sunday School Teacher's Bible Manual, Hunter, 1894)