Buz

Buz [N] [H] [S]

contempt.

  • The second son of Nahor and Milcah, and brother of Huz ( Genesis 22:21 ). Elihu was one of his descendants ( Job 32:2 ).

  • One of the chiefs of the tribe of Gad ( 1 Chronicles 5:14 ).

  • A district in Arabia Petrea ( Jeremiah 25:23 ).

    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 Buz". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Buz [N] [E] [S]

    despised; plundered
    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 'Buz'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Buz [N] [E] [H]

    (contempt ).

    1. The second son of Milcah and Nahor. ( Genesis 22:21 ) Elihu "the Buzite" was probably a descendant of Buz.
    2. A name occurring in the genealogies of the tribe of Gad. ( 1 Chronicles 5:14 )

    [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 'Buz'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.