Azel [N] [S]

noble, a descendant of king Saul ( 1 Chronicles 8:37 ; 1 Chronicles 9:43 1 Chronicles 9:44 ).

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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.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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


a'-zel ('atsel, "noble"):

(1) A descendant of King Saul, through Jonathan (1 Chronicles 8:37; 9:43f).

(2) Azel, a'-zel, the King James Version Azal 'atsel; Asael; (Zechariah 14:5):

A place not far from Jerusalem. There may be an echo of the name in that of Wady Yasal, to the right of `Ain el-Loz, in Wady en-Nar.

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