Hurai [N]

linen-worker, one of David's heroes, a native of the valley of Mount Gaash ( 1 Chronicles 11:32 ).

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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

Bibliography Information

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


hu'-ri, hu'-ra-i, hu-ra'-i (churay, "linen-weaver"):

One of David's "mighty men" mentioned in 1 Chronicles 11:32 as of the brooks of Gaash, i.e. from Mt. Gash. In the parallel 2 Samuel 23:30, the orthography is Hiddai.

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