Ahihud

Ahihud [N] [H] [S]

brother (i.e., "friend") of union.

  • A son of Bela, the son of Benjamin ( 1 Chronicles 8:7 ).

  • Name different in Hebrew, meaning brother of Judah. Chief of the tribe of Asher; one of those appointed by Moses to superintend the division of Canaan among the tribe ( Numbers 34:27 ).

    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 Ahihud". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Ahihud [N] [E] [S]

    brother of vanity
    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 'Ahihud'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Ahihud [N] [E] [H]

    (brother of renown ).

    1. The son of Shelomi and prince of the tribe of Asher. ( Numbers 34:27 )
    2. Chieftain of the tribe of Benjamin. ( 1 Chronicles 8:7 )

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

    Bibliography Information

    Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Ahihud'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

    AHIHUD

    a-hi'-hud ('achihudh, "brother is majesty"):

    (1) One of the chief men of the tribe of Asher. He was selected by Moses to help divide the land west of the Jordan (Numbers 34:27).

    (2) A son of Ehud of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:6,7). The text here is obscure and probably corrupt.


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