Chileab, Son of David
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David’s second son, born to Abigail (2 Sam 3:3). He was also known as Daniel (1 Chr 3:1). Because he is not mentioned elsewhere and was among David’s sons who could have inherited the throne, it is likely that he died young.
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
CHILEAB (PERSON) [Heb kilʾāb (כִּלְאָב)]. The second son of David, born at Hebron (2 Sam 3:3). He was the firstborn of David and Abigail, the Carmelite, whom David had taken as a wife upon the death of her foolish husband Nabal (1 Samuel 25). Presumably he had died, along with David’s first- and third-born
DANIEL (PERSON) [Heb dānı̄ʾēl (דָּנִאֵל), dānı̂yēʾl (דָּנִיֵּאל)]. 1. The second son of David, born at Hebron (1 Chr 3:1), the firstborn of David and Abigail of Carmel, Nabal’s widow (1 Samuel 25). He is called “Chileab” in 2 Sam 3:3, a reading which undoubtedly is corrupt (see CHILEAB). In Chronicles
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Daniel (son of David)
1. One of the sons of David (1 Ch. 3:1). Although he was older than either Absalom or Adonijah, he remained unmentioned in any connection, which suggests that he died at an early age.
Daniel danʹyəl [Heb. dānîyēl, dāni’ēl—‘God is my judge’; Gk. Daniēl].
Daniel (the wise)
3. A person of great wisdom and righteousness, associated with Noah and Job in Ezk. 14:14, 20; 28:3, where the NEB reads “Danel.” This latter vocalization of the MT has been influenced by the Ugaritic Legend of Aqht, which dealt with the activities of a Phoenician ruler named Dnil, which can be vocalized
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
DANIEL. Daniel, an OT hero, is the main character of the book of Daniel. Of royal or noble birth (Dan 1:3), Daniel was taken captive to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar in 605 b.c. with other Jewish youths of like ability and attainments (1:1–7), where he spent the remainder of his life and gained distinction
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
DANIEL (Heb. dāniyyē’l, dāni’el, ‘God is my judge’). 1. Second son of David (1 Ch. 3:1) and Abigail, called also ‘Chileab’ (avmg.). Although older than his brothers Absalom and Adonijah, nothing more is recorded of him, suggesting that he died young. 2. A descendant of Ithamar, who accompanied Ezra
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Chileab (Heb. kilʾāḇ)The second of David’s sons, born in Hebron, the firstborn of David and Abigail, the widow of Nabal of Carmel (2 Sam. 3:2–3). He is called Daniel in the MT of 1 Chr. 3:1 (cf. Josephus Ant. 7.21, Daniēlos) and Dalouia in the LXX of 2 Sam. 3:3. Based upon these different spellings,
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
DANIEL דניאלI. The name Daniel occurs in three contexts in the Hebrew Bible: (1) It occurs twice in the Book of Ezekiel. Ezek 14:14 says that when a land sins, “even if these three →Noah, Daniel and Job were in it, they would deliver but their own lives by their righteousness”. Again in Ezek 28:3 the
Catholic Bible Dictionary
DANIEL (Hebrew, “God judges”) The name of three men in the Old Testament, of whom the first is by far the best known.1. The hero of the book of Daniel. Daniel is presented in the account as a youth of a noble Judahite family who was also noted for his intellectual gifts. In 605 b.c., he was deported
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