Ahitub (son of Elijah)
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahitub, Ancestor of Judith
Ahitub, Ancestor of Judith The son of Elijah and father of Raphain (Judith 8:1). Listed in the book of Judith as an ancestor of the book’s heroine, Judith.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahitub (Person)
AHITUB (PERSON) [Heb ʾăḥı̂ṭûb (אֲחִיטוּב‎)]. 1. A Levitical priest, the father of Ahijah and Ahimelech, and grandfather of Abiathar (1 Sam 14:3; 22:9, 11–12, 20). Ahijah was priest to Saul in Shiloh (1 Sam 14:3) and served the same king at Gibeah in his warfare with the Philistines (1 Sam 14:18–19,
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Ahitub [uh--tub] (אחיטוב, “The Brother [God] Is Good”) (1) the father of Ahimelech (1) (1 Sam. 22:9) (2) the father (1 Chron. 6:12) or grandfather (1 Chron. 9:11) of Zadok (4) (3) an ancestor of Judith (Jth. 8:1)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AHITUB uh-hi´tob [אֲחִיטוּבʾakhituv; Ἀχιτώβ Achitōb]. “My (divine) brother is good.” 1. Father of AHIJAH in 1 Sam 14:3, but father of AHIMELECH and grandfather of ABIATHAR in 1 Sam 22:9–22.2. Father of Zadok and grandfather of AHIMAAZ (2 Sam 8:17; 1 Chr 6:8–9, 52–53; 18:16).3. Father (1 Chr 6:12;
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