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Bealiah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
Bealiah (בְּעַלְיָה‎, be'alyah). A descendant of Benjamin and kinsman of Saul, noted as a skilled warrior. He defected to David’s army at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:5).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bealiah (Person)
BEALIAH (PERSON) [Heb bĕʿalyâ (בְּעַלְיָה)]. One of the ambidextrous warriors from the tribe of Benjamin, a kinsman of Saul; he supported David before he became king (1 Chr 12:6—Eng 12:5). The inclusion of the element baal (bʿl) in his name suggests that this name and the list in which it occurs come
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bealiah
Bealiah. Warrior from Benjamin’s tribe who joined David at Ziklag in his struggle against King Saul. Bealiah was one of David’s ambidextrous archers and slingers (1 Chr 12:5).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bealiah
Bealiah bē-ə-līʹə [Heb. be‘alyâ]. A former friend of Saul who joined David at Ziklag (1 Ch. 12:5).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
BEALIAH Warrior from Benjamin’s tribe who joined David at Ziklag in his struggle against King Saul. Bealiah was one of David’s ambidextrous archers and slingers (1 Chr 12:5).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bealiah
BEALIAH. One of the Benjamites who joined David’s outlaw band at Ziklag. He was one of the mighty men who could shoot arrows and sling stones with either the right or the left hand (1 Chr 12:2, 5).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bealiah
Bealiah (Heb. bĕʿalyâ)A Benjaminite warrior who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:5 [MT 6]).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
Bealiah [bēˊə līˊə] (Heb. be˓alyâ; “Yahweh is lord”). A supporter of David whom he joined at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:5).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
BEALIAH A warrior in the service of David; he belonged to the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 12:6).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
Beali´ah (Jehovah is lord), a Benjamite who went over to David at Ziklag. 1 Chron. 12:5. (b.c. 1062.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
BEALI´AH (bē-a-liʹa; “whose Lord is Jehovah”). One of the Benjamite heroes who went over to David at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:5), before 1000 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Bealiah
Bealiahwhose Lord is Jehovah, a Benjamite, one of David’s thirty heroes of the sling and bow (1 Chr. 12:5).
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