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Helez

Helez [N] [H] [S]

strong, or loin (?)

  • One of Judah's posterity ( 1 Chronicles 2:39 ).

  • One of David's warriors ( 2 Samuel 23:26 ).

    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 Helez". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Helez [N] [E] [S]

    armed; set free
    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 'Helez'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Helez [N] [E] [H]

    (strength ).

    1. One of "the thirty" of Davids guard, ( 2 Samuel 23:26 ; 1 Chronicles 11:27 ) an Ephraimite, and captain of the seventh monthly course. ( 1 Chronicles 27:10 ) (B.C. 1016.)
    2. A man of Judah, son of Azariah. ( 1 Chronicles 2:39 )

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

    HELEZ

    he'-lez (chelets "vigor"; Septuagint Selles, Chelles):

    (1) 2 Samuel 23:26; 1 Chronicles 11:27; 27:10. One of David's mighty men; according to 1 Chronicles 27:10, he belonged to the sons of Ephraim and was at the head of the 7th course in David's organization of the kingdom.

    (2) Septuagint Chelles, 1 Chronicles 2:39. A man of Judah of the clan of the Jerahmeelites.


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