Metaphysical meaning of Eshbaal (mbd) Eshbaal, esh'-ba-al (Heb.)-man of Baal; Baal's man; fire of Baal; will of the master; dominant will. Son of Saul (I Chron. 8: 33); the same person as Ishbosheth. Meta. Self-will and its disastrous end in the individual who gives way to it. (See ISHBOSHETH.) ________________________ Preceding Entry: Eshan Following Entry: Eshban View the discussion thread.