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Casluhim
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
Casluhim (כַּסְלֻחִים‎, kasluchim). The descendants of Egypt, son of Ham. Identified as ancestors of the Philistines (Gen 10:14; 1 Chr 1:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
CASLUHIM [Heb kaslūḥı̂m (כַּסְלֻחִים)]. Sixth “offspring” of Egypt, concerning whom it is said, “whence came A Commentary on the Book of Genesis” (Gen 10:13–14). On the basis of the plural suffix marker, -îm, this figure seems to be the name of an ethnic group. The order of the names appears to be
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Casluhim
Casluhim. Descendants of Noah through his son Ham and grandson Mizraim (“Egypt” in some versions), and ancestors of the Philistines (Gn 10:14; 1 Chr 1:11).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Casluhim
Casluhim kas̀lə-him [Heb. kasluḥîm-‘people of Kasluḥ’; Gk. Chasmōnieim]; NEB CASLUHITES. A people mentioned in Gen. 10:14; 1 Ch. 1:12 as descended from Mizraim (Egypt). From them, it is said, sprang the Philistines.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Casluhim, Casluhites
CASLUHIM*, CASLUHITES Descendants of Noah through his son Ham and grandson Mizraim (“Egypt” in some versions), and ancestors of the Philistines (Gn 10:14; 1 Chr 1:12).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Casluhim
CASLUHIM. The name of an unidentified people mentioned in Gen 10:14 and 1 Chr 1:12 as descended from Mizraim (Egypt).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Casluhim
Casluhim (Heb. kasluḥɩ̂m)Descendants of Egypt the son of Ham (Gen. 10:6, 14; 1 Chr. 1:8, 12), called ancestors of the Philistines. Some scholars relate these people to the inhabitants of the region near Mt. Cassius, E of the Nile Delta.See Caphtor.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
Casluhim [kăsˊlə hĭm] (Heb. kasluḥîm). Descendants of Egypt the son of Ham (Gen. 10:6, 14; 1 Chr. 1:8, 12; NIV “Casluhites”; JB “Calushluh”), and ancestors of the Philistines. Some scholars believe these people are related to the inhabitants of the region near Mt. Cassius, east of the Nile
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
Cas´luhim (fortified), a Mizraite people or tribe. Gen. 10:14; 1 Chron. 1:12.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
CAS´LUHIM (kasʹlū-him), Cas´luhites (NIV). A Mizraite people or tribe (Gen. 10:14). The only clue we have as yet to the position of the Casluhim is their place in the list of the sons of Mizraim between the Pathrusim and the Caphtorim, making it probable that they were located in Upper Egypt.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
Casluhimfortified, a people descended from Mizraim (Gen. 10:14; 1 Chr. 1:12). Their original seat was probably somewhere in Lower Egypt, along the sea-coast to the south border of Palestine.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Casluhim
CASLUHIM [KASS loo him] — a tribe descended from Mizraim (the regular Hebrew word for Egypt), son of Ham. The Bible speaks of the “Casluhim (from whom came the Philistines) and [the] Caphtorim” (Gen. 10:14; 1 Chr. 1:12). The Casluhim may have lived in Upper Egypt.
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