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Becherites
The descendants of Becher, son of Ephraim.
Dictionaries
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bachrite
Bachrite. kjv form of Becherite, a descendant of Becher, in Numbers 26:35.See Becher #2.
Becherite
Becherite. Descendant of Becher, Ephraim’s second son (Nm 26:35).See Becher #2.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bachrites
Bachrites bakʹrīts. The AV for “Becherites,” the descendants of Becher (Nu. 26:35).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bachrite
BACHRITE* kjv form of Becherite, a descendant of Becher in Numbers 26:35. See Becher, Becherite #2.
Becherite
BECHER*, BECHERITE*1. Benjamin’s second son, who migrated to Egypt with his grandfather Jacob (Gn 46:21; 1 Chr 7:6).2. Ephraim’s second son, from whom the family of Becherites originated (Nm 26:35). He is also called Bered (1 Chr 7:20).
Bekerite
BEKER, BEKERITE Alternate spelling for Ephraim’s second son (Nm 26:35) and his descendants. See Becher, Becherite #2.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Becherites
Becherites. Descendants of the Ephraimite Becher (Num. 26:35; KJV “Bachrites” JB “Bechrite clan”; NIV “Bekerite clan”).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bachrites
BACHRITES [BACK rites] — descendants of Becher, a son of Ephraim (Num. 26:35).
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bachrite
BACHRITE (Băchʹ rīt) KJV spelling of Becherites (NASB, NRSV) or Bekerite (NIV). See Becher.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Beker
Beker [-ker] (1) the second son of Benjamin (1); also rendered Becher (Gen. 46:21) (2) an Ephraimite listed in the second census of Moses (Num. 26:35)
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