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Gizonite [N]

a name given to Hashem, an inhabitant of Gizoh, a place somewhere in the mountains of Judah ( 1 Chronicles 11:34 ; 2 Sam 1 Chronicles 23:32 1 Chronicles 23:34 ).

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

Bibliography Information

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



This gentilic name in 1 Chronicles 11:34, "Hashem the Gizonite," is probably an error for "Gunite" (compare Numbers 26:48), and the passage should be corrected, after 2 Samuel 23:32, into "Jashen the Gunite."

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