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Hadoram (son of Tou)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hadoram, Son of Toi
Hadoram, Son of Tou (הֲדוֹרָם‎, hadoram). Son of the king of Hamath; sent by his father to show gratitude to David for defeating Hadadezer (1 Chr 18:10).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hadoram (Person)
HADORAM (PERSON) [Heb hădôrām (הֲדֹורָם‎); hădorām]. 1. A son of Joktan (Gen 10:27; 1 Chr 1:21) and hence the name of a S Arabian locality or of the tribe residing in it. E. Glaser (1980: 434) juxtaposed the biblical hădôrām and Yemenite Dauram. Epigraphically dwrm is attested in two Old Sabean
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hadoram
Hadoram. 1. Joktan’s fifth son; Hadoram and his brothers were the sixth generation from Noah (Gn 10:27; 1 Chr 1:21).2. Alternate spelling of Joram in 1 Chronicles 18:10.See Joram #1.3. Alternate spelling of Adoniram in 2 Chronicles 10:18.See Adoniram.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hadoram
Hadoram hə-doɾrʹəm [Heb. haḏōrām].1. Son of Joktan and apparently sixth in descent from Noah (Gen. 10:27 par 1 Ch. 1:21).2. Son of Tou king of Hamath, sent by his father with presents to King David (1 Ch. 18:10). In 2 S. 8:9f, written probably incorrectly “Joram,” son of “Toi.”3. Rehoboam’s
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hadoram
HADORAM1. Joktan’s fifth son; Hadoram and his brothers were the sixth generation from Noah (Gn 10:27; 1 Chr 1:21).2. Alternate spelling of Joram in 1 Chronicles 18:10 (kjv). See Joram #1.3. Alternate spelling of Adoniram in 2 Chronicles 10:18 (kjv). See Adoniram.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Hadoram
Hadoram (huh-dor´uhm).1 A son of Joktan, descendant of Shem (Gen. 10:27).2 The son of Tou (Toi), king of Hamath; he was sent with gifts to congratulate David on his victory over Hadadezer (1 Chron. 18:10). He is also called Joram (2 Sam. 8:10).3 An official of King Rehoboam (926–910 bce) of Judah;
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hadoram
HADORAM1. The fifth son of Joktan (Gen 10:27; 1 Chr 1:21), a Shemite sixth from Noah.2. Son of Tou (Toi), king of Hamath, who was sent with congratulatory gifts for David on his defeat of Hadarezer (1 Chr 18:10); called Joram in 2 Sam 8:10.3. A taskmaster to Solomon (1 Kgs 4:6, called Adoniram, q.v.)
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hadoram
Hadoram (Heb. hăḏôrām) (also ADONIRAM, ADORAM, JORAM)1. A descendant of Joktan; ancestor of an Arabian tribe (Gen. 10:27; 1 Chr. 1:21).2. The son of King Tou of Hamath, who was sent by his father to congratulate David on his victory over Hadadezer (1 Chr. 18:10). At 2 Sam. 8:10 he and his father
Joram
Joram (Heb. yôrām) (also HADORAM)1. The son of King Toi of Hamath, sent by his father to congratulate David on his victory over Hadadezer (2 Sam. 8:10). In the parallel account he is called Hadoram, son of Tou (1 Chr. 18:10).2. A contracted form of the name Jehoram (1, 2; Heb. yĕhôrām).3. A Levite
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hadoram
Hado´ram (noble honor).1. The fifth son of Joktan. Gen. 10:27; 1 Chron. 1:21. His settlements, unlike those of many of Joktan’s sons, have not been identified.2. Son of Tou or Toi king of Hamath; his father’s ambassador to congratulate David on his victory over Hadarezer king of Zobah. 1 Chron. 18:10.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hadoram
HADO´RAM (ha-dōʹram).1. The fifth of the thirteen sons of Joktan (Gen. 10:27; 1 Chron. 1:21), and supposed to be progenitor of a tribe in Arabia Felix. It is impossible to identify the tribe in question.2. The son of Toi (Tou), king of Hamath, sent by his father (with valuable presents of gold, silver,
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hadoram
Hadoramis exalted. (1.) The son of Tou, king of Hamath, sent by his father to congratulate David on his victory over Hadarezer, king of Syria (1 Chr. 18:10; called Joram 2 Sam. 8:10).(2.) The fifth son of Joktan, the founder of an Arab tribe (Gen. 10:27; 1 Chr. 1:21).(3.) One who was “over the tribute;”
See also
Relatives
Toi Father
Joram Brother