Helem

Helem [N] [H] [S]

a stroke, great-grandson of Asher ( 1 Chronicles 7:35 ).

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M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

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

Helem [N] [E] [S]

dreaming; healing
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

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

Helem [N] [E] [H]

(strength ).

  1. A descendant of Asher. ( 1 Chronicles 7:35 )
  2. A man mentioned only in ( Zechariah 6:14 ) Apparently the same as Heldai.

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

HELEM

he'-lem:

(1) helem; Septuagint Codex Vaticanus, Balaam, omitting "son," Codex Alexandrinus, huios Elam, "son of Elam" (1 Chronicles 7:35). A great-grandson of Asher, called Hotham in 1 Chronicles 7:32. The form "Elam" appears as the name of a Levite in 1 Esdras 8:33.

(2) chelem, "strength," regarded by Septuagint as a common noun (Zechariah 6:14). One of the ambassadors from the Jews of the exile to Jerusalem; probably the person called Heldai in Zechariah 6:10 is meant.


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