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Arelites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arelites
Arelites (אַרְאֵלִי‎, ar'eliy). The descendants of Areli, son of Gad (Num 26:17). Moses counted the Arelites in the census he took before making war with the Midianites (Num 25:6–18; 26:17).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Areli, Arelite
Areli, Arelite. One of Gad’s seven sons (Gn 46:16). After the plague of Baal-peor, Areli’s descendants, the Arelites, were numbered in Moses’ census in preparation for war with the Midianites (Nm 25:6–18; 26:17).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Areli, Arelite
ARELI, ARELITE One of Gad’s seven sons (Gn 46:16). After the plague of Baal-peor, Areli’s descendants, the Arelites, were numbered in Moses’ census in preparation for war with the Midianites (Nm 25:6–18; 26:17).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Arelites
ARE´LITES (a-rēʹlīts; Heb. same as Areli, Num. 26:17). The descendants of Areli (which see), the last of the seven sons of Gad (Gen. 46:16).
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