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Azrikam (commander)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Azrikam the Commander
Azrikam the Commander (עַזְרִיקָם‎, azriqam). Commander of the palace of King Ahaz of Judah (2 Chr 28:7).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Azrikam (Person)
AZRIKAM (PERSON) [Heb ʿazrı̂qām (עַזְרִיקָם‎)]. 1. The 3d son of Neriah, a descendant of Zerubbabel. His name appears in 1 Chr 3:23 in an extended genealogy of exilic and postexilic Davidic descendants. Scholars are in disagreement about whether the genealogy from v 21b on—from the phrase “the sons of
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Azrikam
Azrikam. 1. One of three sons of Neariah, a descendant of David through Zerubbabel (1 Chr 3:23).2. One of six sons of Azel, a descendant of Saul (1 Chr 8:38; 9:44).3. Ancestor of Shemaiah, a Levite who returned to Jerusalem after the exile (1 Chr 9:14; Neh 11:15).4. Palace officer under King Ahaz
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Azrikam (commander)
2. A prince of Judah in the time of Ahaz. He was slain by Zichri, an Ephraimite soldier (2 Ch. 28:7).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Azrikam
AZRIKAM1. One of three sons of Neariah, a descendant of David through Zerubbabel (1 Chr 3:23).2. One of six sons of Azel, a descendant of Saul (1 Chr 8:38; 9:44).3. Ancestor of Shemaiah, a Levite who returned to Jerusalem after the exile (1 Chr 9:14; Neh 11:15).4. Palace officer under King Ahaz of
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Azrikam
Azrikam (az´ri-kuhm; Heb., “my help arises”).1 A descendant of Zerubbabel who also belonged to the lineage of the kings of Judah through David (1 Chron. 3:23).2 The son of Azel and descendant of Saul’s son Jonathan (1 Chron. 8:38).3 A Levite who was the grandfather of Shemaiah, a resident of postexilic
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Azrikam
AZRIKAM1. One of the sons of Neariah, a descendant of Zerubbabel in the family of David, in the period after the return from Exile (1 Chr 3:23).2. One of the six sons of Azel, a Benjamite descendant of Saul and Jonathan, probably after the Exile (1 Chr 8:38; 9:44).3. A Levite of the family of Merari,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Azrikam
Azrikam (Heb. ʿazrɩ̂qām)1. A son of Neariah, a descendant of Zerubbabel and David (1 Chr. 3:23).2. A Benjaminite, son of Azel and descendant of Jonathan (1 Chr. 8:38; 9:44).3. A Levite, the son of Hashabiah and father of Hasshub (1 Chr. 9:14 = Neh. 11:15).4. The commander of the palace at the time
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Azrikam
Az´rikam (help against the enemy).1. A descendant of Zerubbabel, and son of Neariah of the royal line of Judah. 1 Chron. 3:23.2. Eldest son of Azel, and descendant of Saul. 1 Chron. 8:38; 9:44. (b.c. after 1037.)3. A Levite, ancestor of Shemaiah, who lived in the time of Nehemiah. 1 Chron. 9:14; Neh.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Azrikam
AZ´RIKAM (azʹri-kam; “help” against “the enemy,” or “my help arises”).1. The last named of the three sons of Neariah, a descendant of Zerubbabel (1 Chron. 3:23), about 404 b.c. He is perhaps the same as Azor (which see).2. The first of the six sons of Azel, of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chron. 8:38;
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Azrikam
AzrikamAzrikam (az-rīʹkuhm; Heb., ‘my help arises’). 1 A descendant of Zerubbabel and in the lineage of the kings of Judah through David (1 Chron. 3:23). 2 The son of Azel and descendant of Saul’s son Jonathan (1 Chron. 8:38). 3 A Levite, the grandfather of Shemaiah, a resident of postexilic Jerusalem
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