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Ahiam
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahiam, Son of Sharar
Ahiam, Son of Sharar (אֲחִיאָם‎, achi'am). A Hararite and one of David’s warriors (2 Sam 23:33; 1 Chr 11:35).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahiam (Person)
AHIAM (PERSON) [Heb ʾăḥı̂ʾām (אֲחִיאָם)]. One of the Hararites listed in the parallel rosters of King David’s warriors (2 Sam 23:33; 1 Chr 11:35). In the MT, these parallel lists spell the name of Ahiam’s father as Sharar (2 Sam 23:33) or Sachar (1 Chr 11:35). Some variants of the LXX read sacharō,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ahiam
Ahiam. Sharar’s son, and a warrior among David’s mighty men who were known as “the thirty” (2 Sm 23:33). In 1 Chronicles 11:35 Ahiam’s father is called Sachar.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ahiam
Ahiam ə-hīʹəm [Heb. aḥî’ām—‘mother’s brother’]. One of David’s thirty heroes. He was the son of Sharar (2 S. 23:33), or according to 1 Ch. 11:35 of Sachar, the Hararite.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
AHIAM Sharar’s son and a warrior among David’s mighty men who were known as “the thirty” (2 Sm 23:33).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Ahiam
AHIAM. One of David’s mighty men of the company of “thirty,” a son of Sacar (1 Chr 11:35) or Sharar (2 Sam 23:33).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ahiam
Ahiam (Heb. ʾăḥɩ̂ʾām)One of David’s champions. He was the son of the Hararite Sharar (2 Sam. 23:33) or more likely Sachar (1 Chr. 11:35; cf. LXX for both).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
Ahiam [ə hīˊəm] (Heb. ˒aḥî˒ām “mother’s brother”). One of David’s mighty men. He was the son of the Hararite Sharar (2 Sam. 23:33) or Sachar (1 Chr. 11:35).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
Ahi´am, son of Sharar the Hararite (or of Sacar, 1 Chron. 11:35), one of David’s thirty mighty men. 2 Sam. 23:33. (b.c. 1050.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
AHI´AM (a-hīʹam; perhaps for Achiab˒, “father’s brother”). A son of Sharar, the Hararite, and one of David’s thirty heroes (2 Sam. 23:33; 1 Chron. 11:35), 1000 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
Ahiammother’s brother, one of David’s thirty heroes (2 Sam. 23:33; 1 Chr. 11:35).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ahiam
AHIAM [a HIGH um] — one of David’s mighty men, a son of Sharar (2 Sam. 23:33) the Hararite.
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Relatives
Sachar Father
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