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Asiel (father of Seraiah)
Asiel (grandfather of Jehu)
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Asiel (Person)
ASIEL (PERSON) [Heb ʿăśı̂ʾēl (עֲשִׂיאֵל‎)]. 1. The great-grandfather of Jehu, one of 13 princes or chiefs in the tribe of Simeon during the reign of the Judean king Hezekiah (715–687 b.c. [1 Chr 4:35]th). Jehu was one of only 3 princes whose lineage was traced. Apparently the genealogy in vv 24–43
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Asiel (father of Seraiah)
1. Grandfather of Jehu, one of the Simeonite “princes” mentioned in 1 Ch. 4:35 as sharing Judah’s inheritance (see Josh. 19:9).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Asiel
Asiel (Heb. ʿăkɩ̂ʾēl; Gk. Asiḗl)1. The father of Seraiah and great-grandfather of Jehu. He was one of the Simeonite chiefs who sought land in Gedor (1 Chr. 4:35).2. An ancestor of Tobit, of the tribe of Naphtali (Tob. 1:1).3. A scribe who copied the books dictated by Ezra (2 Esdr. 14:24).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Asiel
Asiel [as-i-el] (1) great-grandfather of Jehu (1 Chron. 4:35) (2) a scribe of Ezra (2 Esd. 14:24) (3) a Naphtalite ancestor of Tobit (Tob. 1:1)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ASIEL
ASIEL as´ee-uhl [עֲשִׂיאֵלʿasiʾel; Ἀσιήλ Asiēl]. 1. Father of Seraiah, great-grandfather of Jehu, a Simeon chief who sought pasture land in Gedor (1 Chr 4:35).2. An ancestor of Tobit and member of the tribe of Napthali (Tob 1:1).3. Scribes who copied books dictated by EZRA (2 Esd 14:24).