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Azriel (father of Jeremoth)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Azriel, Father of Jeremoth
Azriel, Father of Jeremoth (עַזְרִיאֵל‎, azri'el). In addition to being described as the father of Jeremoth, Azriel is mentioned as a tribal head of Naphtali (1 Chr 27:19).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Azriel (Person)
AZRIEL (PERSON) [Heb ʿazrı̂ʾēl (עַזְרִיאֵל)]. A name, the precise meaning of which is uncertain (TPNAH, 133). It is borne by 3 persons mentioned in the Bible.1. In the historical review of the tribes of Israel, the Chronicler mentions Azriel as one of the 7 eponymous leaders of the half-tribe of E
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Azri-el
Azri-el. 1. Family chief in the half tribe of Manasseh that settled east of the Jordan River. Azri-el was taken captive along with others by the king of Assyria (1 Chr 5:23–26).2. Jeremoth’s father. Jeremoth was an official over Naphtali’s tribe under King David (1 Chr 27:19).3. Seraiah’s father in
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Azriel (father of Jeremoth)
2. The father of Jerimoth of the tribe of Naphtali in the reign of King David (1 Ch. 27:19).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Azriel
AZRIEL1. Family chief in the half-tribe of Manasseh that settled east of the Jordan River. Azriel was taken captive along with others by the king of Assyria (1 Chr 5:23–26).2. Jeremoth’s father. Jeremoth was an official over Naphtali’s tribe under King David (1 Chr 27:19).3. Seraiah’s father in the
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Azriel
Azriel (az´ree-uhl; Heb., “El [God] is my help”).1 The head of a family in the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chron. 5:24).2 The father of Jeremoth, a military commander of the tribe of Naphtali (1 Chron. 27:19).3 The father of Seraiah, a courtier of King Jehoiakim (Jer. 36:26).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Azriel
AZRIEL1. One of the heads of the half tribe of Manasseh E of the Jordan (1 Chr 5:24).2. The father of Jerimoth who was a chief of Naphtali (1 Chr 27:19).3. The father of Seraiah who was commanded by King Jehoiakim to arrest Baruch and Jeremiah (Jer 36:26).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Azriel
Azriel (Heb. ʿazrɩ̂ʾēl)1. The head of a family from the tribe of Manasseh living in Transjordan (1 Chr. 5:24).2. The father of Jerimoth, a chief in the tribe of Naphtali during the days of David (1 Chr. 27:19).3. The father of Seraiah, the courtier of King Jehoiakim, during the prophetic ministry
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Azriel
Az´riel (whom God helps).1. The head of a house of the half-tribe of Manasseh beyond Jordan, a man of renown. 1 Chron. 5:24. (b.c. 741.)2. A Naphtalite, ancestor of Jerimoth, the head of the tribe at the time of David’s census. 1 Chron. 27:19. (b.c. 1015.)3. The father of Seraiah, an officer of Jehoiakim.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Azriel
AZ´RIEL (azʹri-el; “help of God”).1. A mighty man of valor, and one of the heads of the half tribe of Manasseh beyond the Jordan who were taken into captivity by the king of Assyria as a punishment for their national idolatry (1 Chron. 5:24), about 740 b.c.2. The father of Jeremoth, who was ruler of
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Azriel
AzrielAzriel (azʹree-el; Heb., ‘El [God] is my help’). 1 The head of a family in the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chron. 5:24). 2 The father of Jeremoth, a military commander of the tribe of Naphtali (1 Chron. 27:19). 3 The father of Seraiah, a courtier of King Jehoiakim (Jer. 36:26).
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