Arad (son of Beriah)
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arad, Son of Beriah
Arad, Son of Beriah (עֲרָד‎, arad). A member of the tribe of Benjamin; described as the son of Beriah, son of Elpaal (1 Chr 8:15).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Arad (Person)
ARAD (PERSON) [Heb ʿarād (עַרָד)]. One of the six sons of Beriah, according to the longer genealogy of Benjamin given by the Chronicler (1 Chr 8:15). The Greek (LXX) reads ōrēr and ōdēd instead of ʿarād and ʿāder, evidencing confusion between the Hebrew letters reš and dalet.Siegfried S. Johnson
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Arad ârʹad [Heb. ʿarāḏ]. One of the descendants of Elpaal son of Shaharaim, mentioned among the descendants of Benjamin (1 Ch. 8:15).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
ARAD1. A son of Beriah, a Benjamite (1 Chr 8:15).2. A Canaanite city in the Negeb whose king fought against the Israelites when they were on their way to Mount Hor (Num 21:1, 33:40, RSV). In the KJV of these verses “king Arad” should read “king of Arad.” Joshua later vanquished its king (Josh 12:14).
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
ARAD. 1. A Canaanite town in the wilderness of Judah whose king vainly attacked Israel during the Wandering. Arad was destroyed, and renamed *Hormah (Nu. 21:1–3; 33:40). Jos. 12:14 lists a king of Arad and a king of Hormah amongst the conquered, while Jdg. 1:16–17 tells of Kenites settling in the area,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Arad (Heb. ʿăraḏ) (PERSON)A son of Beriah and descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:15).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Arad (Person)
ARAD [ârˊăd] (Heb. ˓araḏ) (PERSON). A son of Beriah and descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:15).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
A´rad (a wild ass), a Benjamite, son of Beriah, who drove out the inhabitants of Gath. 1 Chron. 8:15. (b.c. 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
A´RAD (aʹrad; “fugitive”).1. In the KJV of Num. 21:1, “king Arad” should read “king of Arad.”2. One of the “sons” of Beriah, of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chron. 8:15).3. A Canaanite city on the southernmost borders of Palestine, whose inhabitants drove back the Israelites while trying to enter Canaan
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Arad(1.) Now Tell Arad, a Canaanite city, about 20 miles south of Hebron. The king of Arad “fought against Israel and took of them prisoners” when they were retreating from the confines of Edom (Num. 21:1; 33:40; Judg. 1:16). It was finally subdued by Joshua (12:14).(2.) One of the sons of Beriah (1
See also
Beriah Father
Michael Brother
Zebadiah Brother
Joha Brother
Eder Brother
Ishpah Brother
Eber Uncle
Elpaal Grandfather
Jeroham Uncle
Elijah Cousin
Shashak Uncle
Athaliah Cousin
Meshullam Uncle
Shemed Uncle
Hananiah Cousin
Hanan Cousin
Zichri Cousin
Zichri Cousin
Misham Uncle
Heber Uncle
Zebadiah Uncle
Eber Cousin
Elam Cousin
Jobab Uncle
Eliel Cousin
Abdon Cousin
Ahio Uncle
Penuel Cousin
Izliah Uncle
Hizki Uncle
Ishmerai Uncle
Ishpan Cousin
Iphdeiah Cousin
Jaareshiah Cousin
Ibneiah Cousin
Anthothijah Cousin
Shehariah Cousin
Shamsherai Cousin