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Aholah

Aholah [N] [H]

she has her own tent, a name used by ( Ezekiel 23:4 Ezekiel 23:5 Ezekiel 23:36 Ezekiel 23:44 ) as a symbol of the idolatry of the kingdom of Israel. This kingdom is described as a lewdwoman, an adulteress, given up to the abominations and idolatries of the Egyptians and Assyrians. Because of her crimes, she was carried away captive, and ceased to be a kingdom. (Compare Psalms 78:67-69 ; 1 Kings 12:25-33 ; 2 Chr. 11:13-16 .)

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 Aholah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Aholah [N] [E]

his tabernacle; his tent
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

Bibliography Information

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

Aholah and Aholibah

(my tabernacle ) two symbolical names, are described as harlots, the former representing Samaria and the latter Judah. Ezek. 23.


Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Aholah and Aholibah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

AHOLAH

a-ho'-la. See OHOLAH.


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