Metaphysical meaning of Hadlai (mbd)
Hadlai, had'-lai (Heb.)--lax; idle; resting; dissolute; keeping a holiday; forbearing; forsaking; ceasing; ceasing to be; languid; frail; dead.
Father of Amasa, who was a chief among the children of Ephraim during the reign of Pekah, king of Israel. Amasa was one of those who objected to keeping the children of Judah captive (II Chron. 28:12).