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Ahoah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahoah, Son of Bela
Ahoah, Son of Bela (אֲחוֹחַ‎, achoach). Also called “Ahiah” or “Iri” (1 Chr 7:7; 8:7). Descendant of Benjamin and son of Bela (1 Chr 8:4). His own descendants were called Ahohites (2 Sam 23:9, 28).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahoah (Person)
AHOAH (PERSON) [Heb ʾaḥôaḥ (אַחֹוחַ‎)]. 6th son of Bela and grandson of Benjamin, according to one Benjaminite genealogy (1 Chr 8:4). Many scholars have proposed that “Ahoah” is a mistake for AHIJAH (e.g. Williamson 1 and 2 Chronicles NCBC, 84), due to the evident dittography in v 7, “Naaman, Ahijah,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ahohite
Ahoah, Ahoh, Ahohi, Ahohite. One of Bela’s nine sons, a member of Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 8:4). Ahoah’s descendants were called Ahohites, and two of them were among King David’s most effective warriors: Dodo (“son of Ahohi,” 2 Sm 23:9; spelled Dodai in 1 Chr 27:4) and Zalmon the Ahohite (2 Sm 23:28;
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ahoah
Ahoah ə-hōʹə [Heb. aḥô (a)ḥ—‘brotherly’ (?)]. A son of Bela of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Ch. 8:4). The apparent dittography in 1 Ch. 8:7 suggests that the name is an error for Ahijah.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ahoah, Ahohi, Ahohite
AHOAH, AHOHI*, AHOHITE* One of Bela’s nine sons, a member of Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 8:4). Ahoah’s descendants were called Ahohites, and two of them were among King David’s most effective warriors: Dodo (“son of Ahohi,” 2 Sm 23:9; spelled “Dodai” in 1 Chr 27:4) and Zalmon the Ahohite (2 Sm 23:28; called
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ahoah
Ahoah (Heb. ʾăḥôaḥ)The son of Bela, the firstborn of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4). The name should probably be read Ahijah, due to probable dittography with 1 Chr. 8:7 (which gives the primary sons as Naaman, Ahijah, and Gera). The Greek, Syriac, and Aramaic versions support the alternate reading (LXX
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ahoah
Ahoah [ə hōˊə] (Heb. ˒aḥôaḥ “brotherly”). The sixth son of Bela and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4); the name as represented in the Hebrew text is probably an error (dittography) for Ahijah.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ahoah
Aho´ah (brotherly), son of Bela, the son of Benjamin. 1 Chron. 8:4. In 1 Chron. 8:7 he is called Ahiah. The patronymic, Ahohite, is found in 2 Sam. 23:9, 28; 1 Chron. 11:12, 29; 27:4.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Ahoah
AHO´AH (a-hōʹah; “brotherly”). The son of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chron. 8:4); called also Ahijah (v. 7) and perhaps Iri (7:7), probably about 1600 b.c. It is probably he whose descendants are called Ahohites (2 Sam. 23:9, 28).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Ahoah
Ahoahbrotherly, one of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4). He is also called Ahiah (ver. 7) and Iri (1 Chr. 7:7). His descendants were called Ahohites (2 Sam. 23:9, 28).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ahoah
AHOAH [a HOE uh] — a son of Bela in the genealogy of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4). Ahoah is called Ahijah in 1 Chronicles 8:7.
See also
Relatives
Bela Father
Naaman Brother
Gera Brother
Abishua Brother
Addar Brother
Huram Brother
Abihud 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