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Azriel

Azriel [N] [S]

same as Asriel
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. 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

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

Azriel [N] [H]

(whom God helps ).

  1. The head of a house of the half tribe of Manasseh beyond Jordan, a man of renown. ( 1 Chronicles 5:24 ) (B.C. 741.)
  2. A Naphtalite, ancestor of Jerimoth, the head of the tribe at the time of Davids census. ( 1 Chronicles 27:19 ) (B.C. 1015.)
  3. The father of Seraiah, an officer of Jehoiakim. ( Jeremiah 36:26 ) (B.C. 605.)

[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

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

AZRIEL

az'-ri-el (`azri'el, "God's help"):

(1) One of the leading men of the half-tribe of Manasseh, East of the Jordan, who with others of his tribe was carried captive by the king of Assyria (1 Chronicles 5:24ff).

(2) The father of Jerimoth of the tribe of Naphtali in the reign of King David (1 Chronicles 27:19).

(3) The father of Seraiah, one of the officers sent by Jehoiakim to arrest Jeremiah and Baruch (Jeremiah 36:26).


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