Igal

Igal [N] [H] [S]

avengers.

  • Numbers 13:7 , one of the spies of the tribe of Issachar.
  • Son of Nathan of Zobah, and one of David's warriors ( 2 Samuel 23:36 ).
  • 1 Chronicles 3:22 .

    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.

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    Bibliography Information

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

  • Igal [N] [E] [S]

    redeemed; defiled
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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    Bibliography Information

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

    Igal [N] [E] [H]

    (whom God will avenge ).

    1. One of the spies, son of Joseph, of the tribe of Issachar. ( Numbers 13:7 ) (B.C. 1490.)
    2. One of the heroes of Davids guard, son of Nathan of Zobah. ( 2 Samuel 23:36 ) (B.C. 1046.)

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

    IGAL

    i'-gal (yigh'al, "he (God) redeems"; Septuagint variously Igal, Gaal, Ieol):

    (1) One of the twelve spies sent by Moses from the wilderness of Paran; son of Joseph, tribe of Issachar (Numbers 13:7).

    (2) One of David's heroes, son of Nathan of Zobah (2 Samuel 23:36). In 1 Chronicles 11:38 he is "Joe (yo'el), the brother of Nathan."

    (3) Son of Shemaiah of the royal house of David, descendant of Zerubbabel (1 Chronicles 3:22, the King James Version "Igeal").


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