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From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 Ben-hadad
    the standing title of the Syrian kings, meaning "the son of
    Hadad." (See HADADEZER.)
      (1.) The king of Syria whom Asa, king of Judah, employed to
    invade Israel (1 Kings 15:18).
      (2.) Son of the preceding, also king of Syria. He was long
    engaged in war against Israel. He was murdered probably by
    Hazael, by whom he was succeeded (2 Kings 8:7-15), after a reign
    of some thirty years.
      (3.) King of Damascus, and successor of his father Hazael on
    the throne of Syria (2 Kings 13:3, 4). His misfortunes in war
    are noticed by Amos (1:4).

From: Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's)

 Benhadad, son of Hadad, or noise