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Uz [N] [H]

fertile land.

  • The son of Aram, and grandson of Shem ( Genesis 10:23 ; 1 Chronicles 1:17 ).

  • One of the Horite "dukes" in the land of Edom ( Genesis 36:28 ).

  • The eldest son of Nahor, Abraham's brother ( Genesis 22:21 , RSV).

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Uz". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .