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EPHOD (PERSON) [Heb ʾēpōd (אֵפֹד)]. The father of Hanniel (Num 34:23). The latter was a leader in the tribe of Manasseh selected for overseeing the distribution of the land to the ten tribes. The name has been corrupted in the LXX to read variously ouphi (d) and souphi. The meaning of the name is obscure,
HANNIEL (PERSON) [Heb ḥannı̂ʾēl (חַנִּיאֵל)]. Two persons mentioned in the Hebrew Bible have this name. The name Hanniel has been explained variously but is derived in one case from the root ḥnn, “to be gracious,” “to show favor.” This produces a meaning “god has been gracious.” One suggestion (EncMiqr
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Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ephod (Heb. ʾēp̱ōḏ) (PERSON)The father of Hanniel, a leader of Manasseh chosen to assist in distributing the land among the tribes (Num. 34:23).
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