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Ashterathites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ashterathites
Ashterathites (עַשְׁתְּרָתִי‎, ashterathiy). A term used in reference to one of David’s mighty men, Uzzia (1 Chr 11:44). It could be a tribal identification or refer to someone from Ashteroth-Karnaim, or both.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ashtaroth, Ashterathite (Place)
Ashtaroth, Ashterathite (Place). Town of Bashan, named along with Edrei as the home of King Og (Dt 1:4, kjv Astaroth; Jos 9:10; 12:4; 13:12, 31). Ashtaroth is the plural form of Ashtoreth, the name of the Canaanite fertility goddess who was worshiped there. After Og was defeated by the Israelites (Dt
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ashterathite
Ashterathite ashʹtə-ra-thīt [Heb. hā‘ašterāṯî]. A native of Astaroth, viz., Uzzia, one of David’s heroes (1 Ch. 11:44).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ashtaroth, Ashterathite
ASHTAROTH, ASHTERATHITE* Town of Bashan, named along with Edrei as the home of King Og (Dt 1:4; Jos 9:10; 12:4; 13:12, 31). Ashtaroth is the plural form of Ashtoreth, the name of the Canaanite fertility goddess who was worshiped there. After Og was defeated by the Israelites (Dt 3:1–11), Moses gave Ashtaroth
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ashterathite
Ashterathite (Heb. hāʿaštĕrāṯɩ̂)A native of Ashtaroth, a gentilic applied to Uzzia, one of David’s “mighty men” (1 Chr. 11:44).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ashterathite
Ashterathite [ăshˊtə răth ītˊ] (Heb. hā˓ašterāṯî). A native of Ashtaroth, used to designate Uzzia, one of David’s mighty men (1 Chr. 11:44).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ashte-rathite
Ashte-rathite, a native or inhabitant of Ashtaroth, 1 Chron. 11:44, beyond Jordan.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ashterathite
ASHTERATHITE [ASH teh rah thite] — a native or inhabitant of Ashtaroth, an ancient city of Bashan situated northeast of the Sea of Galilee. Uzzia, one of David’s mighty men, was an Ashterathite (1 Chr. 11:44).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ASHTERATHITE
ASHTERATHITE<ash’-te-rath-it>, <ash-ter’-ath-it> ( הָעַשְׁתְּרָתִי‎ [ha-̀ashterathi]): A native of Ashtaroth: Uzzia, one of David’s heroes (1 Chronicles 11:44).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Ashterathite
ASHTERATHITE, ashʹtē̇-rath-īt, ash-terʹath-īt (הָעַשְתְּרָתִי‎, hā-ʽashterāthī): A native of Ashtaroth: Uzzia, one of David’s heroes (1 Ch 11:44).
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ASHTERATHITE
ASHTERATHITE ash´tuh-ruh-thit [עַשְׁתְּרָתיʿashterathi]. A resident of Ashtaroth (1 Chr 11:44). See ASHTAROTH.
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