Metaphysical meaning of Penuel (mbd) Penuel, pe-nu'-el (Heb.)--turned toward God; face of God; within the presence of God. a The same place as Peniel (Gen. 32:31). b A man of the tribe of Judah (I Chron. 4:4). c A son of Shashak of the tribe of Benjamin (I Chron. 8:25). Meta. See PENIEL. ________________________ Preceding Entry: Pentecost Following Entry: people View the discussion thread.