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Ephod (Person)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ephod, Descendant of Manasseh
Ephod, Father of Hanniel (אֵפֹד‎, ephod). A descendant of Manasseh and father of a chief of the tribe of Manasseh (Num 34:23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ephod (Person)
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)
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
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ephod (Person)
Ephod (Person). Father of Hanniel, the prince of the children of Joseph (Nm 34:23). Hanniel was responsible for distributing Canaanite territory among the Israelite tribes.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ephod
Ephod ēʹfod [Heb. ʾēp̱ōḏ]. Father of Hanniel, a leader of Manasseh (Nu. 34:23).
Hanniel (son of Ephod)
1. The son of Ephod and a prince of Manasseh who assisted in dividing Canaan among the tribes (Nu. 34:23).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ephod (Person)
EPHOD (Person) Father of Hanniel, the prince of the children of Joseph (Nm 34:23). Hanniel was responsible for distributing Canaanite territory among the Israelite tribes.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Ephod
EphodEPHOD1. Father of Hanniel, a Manassite leader who helped direct the distribution of W Jordanian Canaan among the occupying tribes (Num 34:23).2. A sleeveless shoulder vestment worn by the high priest over other garments (Ex 28:28–29; 35:27; 39:2–21; Lev 8:7). See Dress. In color it was gold,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ephod (Person)
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).
Hanniel
Hanniel (Heb. ḥannɩ̂ʾēl)1. The son of Ephod. A leader of the tribe of Manasseh, he represented his tribe in the division of the land of Canaan (Num. 34:23).2. A son of Ulla; the head of an Asherite clan (1 Chr. 7:39).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ephod (Person)
EPHOD [ēˊfŏd] (Heb. ˒ēp̱ōḏ) (PERSON). The father of Hanniel, a leader of the tribe of Manasseh chosen to assist in distributing the Promised Land among the tribes (Num. 34:23).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ephod
EPHOD [EE fahd] — the father of Hanniel. Hanniel was a leader of the tribe of Manasseh and one of Moses’ assistants in dividing the land of Canaan (Num. 34:23).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
EPHOD (2)
EPHOD (2)<e’-fod> ([אֵפֹד‎, ’ephodh]): Father of Hanniel, prince of Manasseh (Numbers 34:23).
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Ephod
Ephod [Ee-fahd](Hebrew origin: Girdle of the High Priest)(Numbers 34:23). 14th century b.c. His son Hanniel, leader of the tribe of Manasseh, was one of the men appointed by Moses to apportion the land of Canaan among the tribes.
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Relatives
Hanniel Son