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Hammolecheth
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hammolecheth
Hammolecheth (מֹלֶכֶת‎, molekheth; Μαλέχεθ, Malecheth). A descendant of Manasseh and sister of Gilead (1 Chr 7:18).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hammolecheth (Person)
HAMMOLECHETH (PERSON) [Heb hammōleket (הַמֹּלֶכֶת)]. A Manassite mother of three, who is mentioned only in 1 Chr 7:18. Her name means “she who reigns” and may have originally served as a divine title. The form of the name in the LXX, Malecheth, reflects the translator’s interpretation of the initial
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hammolecheth, Hammoleketh
Hammolecheth, Hammoleketh. Machir’s daughter and Gilead’s sister (1 Chr 7:18, kjv Hammoleketh).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hammolecheth
Hammolecheth ha-molʹ ə-keth [Heb. hammōleḵeṯ—‘the queen’] (1 Ch. 7:18); AV, NEB, HAMMOLEKETH. The daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hammolecheth, Hammoleketh
HAMMOLECHETH*, HAMMOLEKETH Machir’s daughter and Gilead’s sister (1 Chr 7:18).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hammoleketh
HAMMOLEKETH. Daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead, the grandson of Manasseh. Gideon the judge was descended from her (1 Chr 7:17–18).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hammolecheth
Hammolecheth (Heb. hammōleḵeṯ)The sister of Gilead (1 Chr. 7:18), progenitor of several Manassite clans.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hammolecheth
Hammolecheth [hă mŏlˊə kĕth] (Heb. hammōleḵeṯ “the queen”). The sister of Gilead (1 Chr. 7:18; KJV “Hammoleketh”), progenitor of several tribes.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hammoleketh
Hammol´eketh (the queen), a daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead. 1 Chron. 7:17, 18. (b.c. between 1706 and 1491.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hammoleketh
HAMMOL´EKETH (ha-molʹe-keth; “the queen”). A woman introduced in the genealogies of Manasseh as daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead (1 Chron. 7:17–18), and as having among her three children Abiezer, from whose family sprang the great judge Gideon. The Jewish tradition is that “she used to reign
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hammoleketh
Hammolekeththe queen, the daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead (1 Chr. 7:17, 18). Abiezer was one of her three children.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hammoleketh
HAMMOLEKETH [huh MOH luh keth] (she who reigns) — a daughter of Machir and sister of Gilead, the grandson of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:18; Hammolecheth, NASB, NRSV).
See also
Relatives
Gilead Brother
Mahlah Son
Ishhod Son
Abiezer Son
Hepher Nephew
Helek Nephew
Iezer Nephew