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Guni (descendant of Gad)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Guni, Descendant of Gad
Guni, Descendant of Gad (גּוּנִי‎, guniy). A member of the tribe of Gad who lived in Gilead or Bashan (1 Chr 5:15).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Guni (Person)
GUNI (PERSON) [Heb gûnı̂ (גּוּנִי)]. GUNITES. 1. The second of Naphtali’s four sons (Gen 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13), who went into Egypt with him (Gen 46:8, 26–27), and whose family emerged as a substantial clan within the tribe by the time of the Exodus and Moses’ census in the wilderness (Num 26:48). The
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Guni
Guni. 1. Naphtali’s son and the grandson of Jacob (Gn 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13). His descendants were the Gunites (Nm 26:48).2. Abdiel’s father from Gad’s tribe (1 Chr 5:15).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Guni
GUNI1. Naphtali’s son and the grandson of Jacob (Gn 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13).2. Abdiel’s father from Gad’s tribe (1 Chr 5:15).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Guni
Guni (gyoo´ni).1 A son of Naphtali who settled with Jacob’s family in Egypt (Gen. 46:24) and became the head of the Gunite group (Num. 26:48).2 A descendant of Gad (1 Chron. 5:15).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Guni
GUNI, GUNITES1. The second son of Naphtali, founder of the family of Gunites (Gen 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13; Num 26:48).2. Father of Abdiel and grandfather of Ahi, who was a chief man of the Gadites (1 Chr 5:15).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Guni
Guni (Heb. gûnɩ̂)1. A son of Naphtali who settled with the Israelites in Egypt (Gen. 46:24; 1 Chr. 7:13); eponymous ancestor of the Gunites (Num. 26:48).2. A Gadite, the father of Abdiel (1 Chr. 5:15).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Guni
Gu´ni (painted).1. A son of Naphtali, Gen. 46:24; 1 Chron. 7:13, the founder of the family of the Gunites. Num. 26:48.2. A descendant of Gad. 1 Chron. 5:15.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Guni
GU´NI (gūʹni; “colored, dyed”).1. One of the sons of Naphtali, perhaps about 1870 b.c., but not necessarily born before the migration to Egypt (Gen. 46:24; Num. 26:48; 1 Chron. 7:13). His descendants are called Gunites (Num. 26:48).2. Father of Abdiel and grandfather of Ahi, who was head of the Gileadite
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Guni
GuniGuni (go̅o̅ʹnī). 1 A son of Naphtali who settled with Jacob’s family in Egypt (Gen. 46:24) and became the head of the Gunite clan (Num. 26:48). 2 A descendant of Gad (1 Chron. 5:15).
See also
Relatives
Abdiel Son
Ahi Grandson