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Abihud
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Abihud, Son of Bela
Abihud, Son of Bela (אֲבִיהוּד‎, avihud). A descendant of both Benjamin and Zerubbabel (1 Chr 8:3); possibly the father of Eliakim (Matt 1:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Abihud (Person)
ABIHUD (PERSON) [Heb ʾăbı̂hûd (אֲבִיהוּד)]. A grandson of Ben-jamin through Bela (1 Chr 8:3), the name “Abihud” is preserved in an extended genealogy of Israel that also identifies tribal locations within Palestine (1 Chronicles 2–8). According to the MT, the first three sons of Bela were “Addar, and
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Abihud
Abihud. One of Bela’s nine sons (1 Chr 8:3). Abihud should not be confused with the Abiud of Matthew’s genealogy of Christ in the NT.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Abihud
Abihud ə-bīʹhud [Heb. aḇîhûḏ—‘father of majesty’ or ‘my father is majesty,’ though some regard the second part as the proper name Judah]. The son of Bela the oldest son of Benjamin (1 Ch. 8:3).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Abihud
ABIHUD One of Bela’s nine sons (1 Chr 8:3). Abihud should not be confused with the Abiud of Matthew’s genealogy of Christ in the NT.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Abihud
Abihud (Heb. ʾăḇɩ̂hûḏ)The third son of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3). Some scholars emend the text to read Heb. ʾăḇɩ̂ ʾēhûḏ, “the father of Ehud.” Others consider it a variant of Abiud (cf. LXX Abioud).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Abihud
Abihud [ə bīˊhŭd] (Heb. ˒aḇîhûḏ “my father is majesty”). Listed as the third son of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3). According to BH the meaning of Abihud is more correctly “the father of Ehud” (Heb. ˒aḇî ˒ēhûḏ; but cf. LXX Abioud “Abiud”). Others have considered it a longer
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Abihud
Abi´hud (father of renown, famous), son of Bela and grandson of Benjamin. 1 Chron. 8:3.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Abihud
ABI´HUD (a-biʹhud; “father of renown”). One of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chron. 8:3).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Abihud
Abihudfather (i.e., “possessor”) of renown. (1.) One of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3); called also Ahihud (ver. 7).(2.) A descendant of Zerubbabel and father of Eliakim (Matt. 1:13, “Abiud”); called also Juda (Luke 3:26), and Obadiah (1 Chr. 3:21).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Abihud
ABIHUD [a BIH hud] (father of honor) — a son of Bela, who was the oldest son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3).
See also
Relatives
Bela Father
Naaman Brother
Gera Brother
Abishua Brother
Addar Brother
Huram Brother
Ahoah Brother
Jerimoth Brother
Uzziel Brother
Uzzi Brother
Ezbon Brother
Ir Brother
Benjamin Grandfather
Huppim Nephew
Huppim Uncle
Ashbel Uncle
Ahiram Uncle
Shephupham Nephew
Gera Uncle
Becher Uncle
Rosh Uncle
Ard Uncle
Muppim Uncle
Ehi Uncle
Joash Cousin
Omri Cousin
Abijah Cousin
Jediael Uncle
Elioenai Cousin
Eliezer Cousin
Alemeth Cousin
Bilhan Cousin
Rapha Uncle
Anathoth Cousin
Nohah Uncle
Aharah Uncle
Zemirah Cousin