Ahiezer (son of Ammishaddai)
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Chief of the tribe of Dan and assistant to Moses during Israel’s desert wanderings (Num 1:12; 2:25; 7:71; 7:66; 10:25).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
AHIEZER (PERSON) [Heb ʾăḥı̂ʿezer (אֲחִיעֶזֶר)]. 1. The son of Ammishaddai and leader of the tribe of Dan, who assisted Moses in taking a census of Israel (Num 1:12; 2:25). As tribal representative, Ahiezer contributed offerings on the 10th day of the tabernacle dedication (Num 7:66, 71) and commanded
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ahiezer. 1. Ammishaddai’s son, a leader of Dan’s tribe when the Israelites were roaming in the Sinai wilderness after their escape from Egypt. As leader he presented his tribe’s offering at the consecration of the tabernacle (Nm 1:12; 2:25; 7:66, 71; 10:25).2. Shemaah’s son, a leader of the warriors
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Ahiezer (ay´hi-ee´zuhr; Heb., “my brother is help”).1 A leader of the tribe of Dan (Num. 10:25), identified as Ammishaddai’s son (1:12). He camped on the north side of the site of the tribe of Dan (2:25), made offerings there (7:66, 71), and led the rear guard (10:25), all to assist Moses.2 In 1 Chron.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
AHIE´ZER (a-hī-ēʹzēr; “brother of help,” i.e., “helpful”).1. The son of Ammishaddai and the head of the tribe of Dan when the people were numbered at Sinai (Num. 1:12), about 1438 b.c. He made an offering for the service of the Tabernacle, like the other leaders (Num. 7:66).2. The chief of the Benjamite