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Arni
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arni, Son of Hezron
Arni, Son of Hezron (Ἀρνί, Arni). Listed in Luke’s genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:33) but not mentioned elsewhere in the Bible.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Arni (Person)
ARNI (PERSON) [Gk Arni (Ἀρνι)]. An ancestor of Jesus, according to a textually confused part of the Lukan genealogy (3:33a). The reading of this name is adopted by the UBSGNT as part of a series of 3 names which are “the least satisfactory form of the text, a reading that was current in the Alexandrian
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Arni
Arni. Ancestor of Jesus according to Luke’s genealogy (3:33, kjv Aram); also called Ram in Ruth 4:19 and 1 Chronicles 2:9, 10.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Arni
Arni ärʹnī [GK. Arni] (Lk. 3:33); AV ARAM. An ancestor of Jesus Christ. But in the AV, following TR, and in the genealogical list of Mt. 1:3f, the name is Aram (GK. Aram); in the latter passage, however, the RSV and NEB have “Ram,” like the OT name (Heb. rām) for the great-grandson of Judah and ancestor
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Arni
ARNI Ancestor of Jesus according to Luke’s genealogy (3:33); also called Ram in Ruth 4:19 and 1 Chronicles 2:9–10.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Ram
Ram (Heb., “high, exalted”; cf. Abram, Ahiram, Amram, Adoniram, Joram).1 The son of Hezron, an ancestor of David according to Ruth 4:19 (the lxx reads “Aram,” which is followed in Matt. 1:3, 4) and 1 Chron. 2:9.2 The son of Jerahmeel and grandson of Hezron (1 Chron. 2:25, 27).3 An ancestor of Elihu’s
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Arni
Arni (Gk. Arnɩ́)An ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:33). At Matt. 1:3–4 the name is given as Aram (often rendered “Ram,” following the lists of David’s descendants at Ruth 4:19 and Judah’s descendants at 1 Chr. 2:9–10).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Arni
Arni [ärˊnī] (Gk. Arni). An ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:33; KJV, “Aram”; NIV “Ram”). At Matt. 1:3–4 the name is given as Aram (Gk. Aram; RSV, JB, NIV “Ram,” following the lists of David’s descendants at Ruth 4:19 and Judah’s descendants at 1 Chr. 2:9–10).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Arni
Ar´ni. (Used in the Revised Version for Aram in Luke 3:33, and is probably another name or form of the name of Aram. [Aram, 4.])
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ARNI
ARNI<ar’-ni> ([ ʼΑρνεί, Arnei], found only in Luke 3:33 the Revised Version (British and American), following Westcott and Hort, The New Testament in Greek): The name of an ancestor of Jesus Christ. But in the King James Version, following Textus Receptus of the New Testament, and in the genealogical
A Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels: Aaron–Zion
Arni
ARNI.—An ancestor of Jesus, according to the genealogy given by St. Luke (3:33, AV Aram). In Mt 1:3f. he is called Ram (AV Aram).
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