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Beriites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Beriites
Beriites (בְּרִיעִי‎, beri'iy). The descendants of Beriah (Num 26:44). The Beriites appear in the results of the census taken by Moses and Eleazar after the plague.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Beriite
Beriite. Member of a family descended from Beriah, one of Asher’s sons (Nm 26:44).See Beriah #1.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Beriites
Beriites bə-rīʹīts [Heb. habberî‘î] (Nu. 26:44). The family name of Beriah 1.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Beriite
BERIITE Member of a family descended from Beriah, one of Asher’s sons (Nm 26:44). See Beriah #1.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Beriites
BERIITES. The descendants of Beriah, a son of Asher, and father of Heber and Malchiel, and head of the family of the Beriites (Num 26:44).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Beriites
Beriites [bĭ rīˊīts] (Heb. habberî˓î). Descendants of Beriah 1 (Num. 26:44; NIV “Beriite clan”).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Beriites
BERI´ITES (be-rîʹīts). Only mentioned in Num. 26:44, these are the descendants of Beriah (which see), son of Asher (Gen. 46:17; Num. 26:45).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Beriites
BERIITES [BEH rih ites] — the family name of Beriah, the son of Asher (Num. 26:44).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BERIAH; BERIITES
BERIAH; BERIITES<be-ri’-a>, <be-ri’-its> (בְּרִיעָה‎ [berìah], “in shouting,” probably derived from a Hebrew root meaning “to make noise,” or “in evil,” from another Hebrew root):1. A son of Asher and father of Heber and Malchiel (Genesis 46:17; 1 Chronicles 7:30, 31; the head of the family
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Beriite
Beriite bi-ri′it (בְּרִיעִיH1381, gentilic of בְּרִיעָהH1380). An Asherite clan (Num. 26:44). See Beriah #1.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Beriah, Beriites
BERIAH, bē̇-rīʹa, BERIITES, bē̇-rīʹīts (בְּרִיעָה‎, berī‛āh, “in shouting,” prob. derived from a Heb root meaning “to make noise,” or “in evil,” from another Heb root):(1) A son of Asher and father of Heber and Malchiel (Gen 46:17; 1 Ch 7:30, 31; the head of the family of the Beriites, Nu 26:44
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