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Ahiezer

Ahiezer [N] [H] [S]

brother of help; i.e., "helpful."

  • The chief of the tribe of Dan at the time of the Exodus ( Numbers 1:12 ; 2:25 ; 10:25 ).

  • The chief of the Benjamite slingers that repaired to David at Ziklag ( 1 Chronicles 12:3 ).

    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
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

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

  • Ahiezer [N] [E] [S]

    brother of assistance
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

    Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Ahiezer'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    AHIEZER

    a-hi-e'-zer ('achi`ezer, "brother is help"):

    (1) A son of Ammishaddai, a Danite prince, who acted as representative of his tribe on several occasions. (See Numbers 1:12; 2:25; 7:66,71; 10:25.)

    (2) One of the mighty men or warriors, who joined David at Ziklag when a furtive before Saul (1 Chronicles 12:3).


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    Bibliography Information
    Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'AHIEZER'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.