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Alemeth (son of Jehoaddah)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Alemeth, Son of Jehoaddah
Alemeth, Son of Jehoaddah (עָלֶ֫מֶת‎, alemeth). A Benjaminite in the line of Saul (8:36). His father, Jehoaddah, also is called Jarah (1 Chr 9:42).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Alemeth (Person)
ALEMETH (PERSON) [Heb ʿālemet (עָלֶמֶת)]. The name of two men in the book of 1 Chronicles.1. Son of Becher and grandson of Benjamin according to 1 Chr 7:8. The genealogy of Benjamin in that chapter is at variance with the Benjamin genealogies in the Torah (Gen 46:21; Num 26:38–41) and elsewhere in
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Alameth
Alameth. kjv form of Alemeth, Becher’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:8.See Alemeth (Person) #1.
Alemeth (Person)
Alemeth (Person). 1. Becher’s son from Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 7:8, kjv Alameth).2. Son of Jehoaddah (1 Chr 8:36) or Jarah (1 Chr 9:42) and a descendant of King Saul.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Alemeth (son of Jehoaddah)
3. A descendant of Saul in the fifth generation after Jonathan, and son of Jehoaddah (1 Ch. 8:36) or Jarah (9:42).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Alameth
ALAMETH* kjv form of Alemeth, Becher’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:8. See Alemeth (Person) #1.
Alemeth (Person)
ALEMETH (Person)1. Becher’s son from Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 7:8).2. Son of Jehoaddah (1 Chr 8:36) or Jarah (1 Chr 9:42) and a descendant of King Saul.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Alemeth
Alemeth (al´uh-meth).1 The son of Becher and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:8).2 A descendant of Saul whose father was Jarah (1 Chron. 9:42) or Jehoaddah (1 Chron. 8:36).3 A city in Benjaminite territory (1 Chron. 6:60), also called Almon and identified as Khirbet ‘Almit, located just northeast
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Alameth
ALAMETH. A Benjamite, the son of Becher and the grandson of Benjamin (1 Chr 7:8). In RSV the name is spelled Alemeth (q.v.).
Alemeth
ALEMETH1. A descendant of King Saul. His father was either Jarah (1 Chr 9:42) or Jehoaddah (1 Chr 8:36).2. Known also as Almon, a city of Benjamin (1 Chr 6:60; Josh 21:18).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Alemeth (Person)
Alemeth (Heb. ʿālemeṯ) (PERSON)1. A son of Becher of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 7:8).2. A descendant of Saul; son of Jehoaddag (1 Chr. 8:36) or Jarah (9:42).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Alameth
Al´ameth, properly Al´emeth (covering), one of the sons of Becher, the son of Benjamin. 1 Chron. 7:8.
Alemeth
Al´emeth (covering), a Benjamite, son of Jehoadah or Jarah, 1 Chron. 8:36; 9:42, and descended from Jonathan the son of Saul. (b.c. after 1077.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Alemeth
AL´EMETH (alʹe-meth; “covering”).1. The last named of the nine sons of Becher (Beker, NIV), the son of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:8).2. The first named of the sons of Jehoaddah, or Jarah, the son of Ahaz, of the posterity of Saul (1 Chron. 8:36; 9:42), about 1030 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Alemeth
Alemethcovering. (1.) One of the nine sons of Becher, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 7:8).(2.) One of the sons of Jehoadah, or Jarah, son of Ahaz (1 Chr. 8:36).(3.) A sacerdotal city of Benjamin (1 Chr. 6:60), called also Almon (Josh. 21:18), now Almit, a mile north-east of the ancient Anathoth.
See also
Relatives
Jehoaddah Father
Zimri Brother
Azmaveth Brother
Moza Nephew
Ahaz Grandfather