Ammihud (descendant of Simeon)
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
A Simeonite mentioned only as the father of Shemuel (Num 34:20). Shemuel was the leader from the tribe of Simeon assigned to assist with the allotment of the land of Canaan to the tribes of Israel (Num 34:16–29).
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
AMMIHUD (PERSON) [Heb ʿammı̂hûd (עַמִּיהוּד); ʿammı̂ḥûr]. Five individuals mentioned in the Hebrew Bible bear this name. Ammihud is a theophoric name, comprised of the kinship term ʿam (kinsman) representing the divine, and the root hwd, “glory, exaltation,” and may be translated as “The divine is
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ammihud. 1. Father of a leader of Ephraim’s tribe, Elishama (Nm 1:10). Ammihud was Joshua’s great-grandfather (1 Chr 7:26).2. Father of Shemuel from Simeon’s tribe. Shemuel helped Moses apportion the Promised Land (Nm 34:20).3. Father of Pedahel from Naphtali’s tribe. Pedahel also helped Moses apportion
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
AMMIHUD1. Father of a leader of Ephraim’s tribe, Elishama (Nm 1:10). Ammihud was Joshua’s great-grandfather (1 Chr 7:26).2. Father of Shemuel from Simeon’s tribe. Shemuel helped Moses apportion the Promised Land (Nm 34:20).3. Father of Pedahel from Naphtali’s tribe. Pedahel also helped Moses apportion
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Ammihud (uh-mi´huhd).1 The father of Elishama, an Ephraimite leader (Num. 1:10; 2:18; 7:48, 53; 10:22), and the great-grandfather of Joshua (1 Chron. 7:26).2 The father of Shemuel, a Simeonite who allotted land for inheritance (Num. 34:20).3 The father of the Naphtalite leader Pedahel, who also allotted
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Am´mihud (people of praise).1. An Ephraimite, father of Elishama, the chief of the tribe at the time of the Exodus. Num. 1:10; 2:18; 7:48, 53; 10:22; 1 Chron. 7:26, and, through him, ancestor of Joshua. (b.c. 1491.)2. A Simeonite, father of Shemuel. Num. 34:20.3. The father of Pedahel, prince of the
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
AMMI´HUD (am-miʹhud; “people of glory”).1. An Ephraimite, whose son Elishama was appointed head of the tribe at the time of the Exodus (Num. 1:10; 2:18; 7:48, 53; 10:22; 1 Chron. 7:26), before 1210 b.c.2. The father of Samuel who was the Simeonite leader appointed for the division of the Promised Land
Easton’s Bible Dictionary