Aijeleth Shahar

Aijeleth Shahar [N] [S]

hind of the dawn, a name found in the title of Psalms 22 . It is probably the name of some song or tune to the measure of which the psalm was to be chanted. Some, however, understand by the name some instrument of music, or an allegorical allusion to the subject of the psalm.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Aijeleth Shahar [N] [E]

(the hind of the morning dawn ), found once only in the Bible, in the title of ( Psalms 22:1 ) It probably describes to the musician the melody to which the psalm was to be played.


[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

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