Obal in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Joktan's son (Genesis 10:28). EBAL in 1 Chronicles 1:22.
Bochart conjectures that the troglodyte Aralitae of eastern
Africa represent Obal. http://www.bible-history.com/faussets/O/Obal/
Obal in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(stripped bare), son of Joktan, and, like the rest of family,
apparently the founder of an Arab tribe. Ge 10:28 In 1Ch 1:22
the name is written EBAL. http://www.bible-history.com/smiths/O/Obal/