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Hadlai
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
Hadlai (חַדְלָי‎, chadlay). The father of one of the men who protested Israel’s capture of Judahite slaves (2 Chr 28:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hadlai (Person)
HADLAI (PERSON) [Heb ḥadlāy (חַדְלָי)]. The father of Amasa, one of the leaders of the tribe of Ephraim during the time of Pekah, ruler of the N kingdom, Israel (2 Chr 28:12). This patronymic could also refer to the extended family of Hadlai, rather than to the biological father of Amasa. The name
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hadlai
Hadlai. Amasa’s father from Ephraim’s tribe (2 Chr 28:12). Amasa opposed the taking of prisoners from Judah’s tribe after a battle.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hadlai
Hadlai hadʹlī [Heb. ḥaḏlāy]. An Ephraimite (2 Ch. 28:12), father of Amasa, who was one of the heads of the tribe in the time of Pekah king of Israel.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
HADLAI Amasa’s father from Ephraim’s tribe (2 Chr 28:12). Amasa opposed the taking of prisoners from Judah’s tribe after a battle.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hadlai
HADLAI. Father of Amasa, who was one of the chiefs of the tribe of Ephraim in the reign of Pekah (2 Chr 28:12).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hadlai
Hadlai (Heb. ḥaḏlāy)The father of the Ephraimite Amasa, who would not accept Judahite captives following Ahaz’ defeat by Damascus and Pekah of Israel (2 Chr. 28:12).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
Hadlai [hădˊlī] (Heb. ḥaḏlāy “patient”). The father of the Ephraimite Amasa who would not accept Judahite captives following Ahaz˒ defeat by Damascus and Pekah of Israel (2 Chr. 28:12).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
HAD´LAI (hadʹli; “ceasing, resting”). The father of Amasa, which latter was one of the Ephraimites who opposed the captives of Judah in the civil war between Pekah and Ahaz (2 Chron. 28:12), about 735 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
Hadlairesting, an Ephraimite; the father of Amasa, mentioned in 2 Chr. 28:12.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hadlai
HADLAI [HAD ligh] — the father of Amasa, a chief of the tribe of Ephraim (2 Chr. 28:12).
See also
Relatives
Amasa Son