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Arod
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arod
Arod (אֲרוֹד‎, arod). The sixth son of Gad and clan leader of the Arodites, a family in the tribe of Gad (Num 26:17). Also known as Arodi in a list of those who went to Egypt with Jacob (Gen 46:16).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Arodi (Person)
ARODI (PERSON) [Heb ʾarôdı̂ (אַרֹודִי)]. Var. AROD. ARODITES. The 6th of 7 sons of Gad named in the genealogy relating Joseph to Jacob (Gen 46:16). In a parallel genealogy which identifies the clans that constituted the 40,500 Gadites in the wilderness census (Num 26:17—LXX 26:26), the personal name
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Arod, Arodi, Arodite
Arod, Arodi, Arodite. Gad’s 6th son, founder of the Arodite family (Nm 26:17). He is called Arodi in the list of those who went to Egypt with Jacob (Gn 46:16).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Arod, Arodi, Arodite
AROD*, ARODI, ARODITE Gad’s sixth son, founder of the Arodite family (Nm 26:17). He is called Arodi in the list of those who went to Egypt with Jacob (Gn 46:16).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Arod
AROD, ARODI. A son of Gad (Gen 46:16) and founder of the clan. The Arodites were descendants of Arod (Num 26:17).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Arod
Arod (Heb. ʾărôḏ) (also ARODI)The sixth son of Gad (Num. 26:17). At Gen. 46:16 he is called Arodi.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Arod
Arod [ârˊŏd] (Heb. ˒arôḏ “humpbacked”). The sixth son of Gad (Num. 26:17).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Arod
A´ROD (aʹrod; “humpbacked”). The sixth son of Gad (Num. 26:17), whose descendants were called Arodites, about 1700 b.c. He is called Arodi (Gen. 46:16).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Arod
AROD [AY rod] — a son of Gad (Num. 26:17) and founder of the Arodites (Num. 26:17). He is also called Arodi (Gen. 46:16).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AROD
AROD<a’-rod>, <ar’-od> ( אֲרוֹד‎ [’arodh]): The sixth son of Gad (Numbers 26:17). His descendants are called Arodi or Arodites (Genesis 46:16; Numbers 26:17).