Put, Phut

Put, Phut

  • One of the sons of Ham ( Genesis 10:6 ).

  • A land or people from among whom came a portion of the mercenary troops of Egypt, Jeremiah 46:9 (A.V., "Libyans," but correctly, RSV, "Put"); Ezekiel 27:10 ; 30:5 (A.V., "Libya;" RSV, "Put"); 38:5 ; Nahum 3:9 .

    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.

    Bibliography Information

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