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Hanniel (descendant of Manasseh)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hanniel, Descendant of Manasseh
Hanniel, Descendant of Manasseh (חַנִּיאֵל‎, channi'el). Chief of the tribe of Manasseh at the time of the division of the land of Canaan among the tribes of Israel (Num 34:23). Listed as a son of Ephod.
Hanniel, Son of Ulla
Hanniel, Son of Ulla (חַנִּיאֵל‎, channi'el). A descendant of Asher and head of his clan; called a “mighty warrior” (1 Chr 7:39).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
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
Haniel
Haniel. kjv spelling of Hanniel, Ulla’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:39.See Hanniel #2.
Hanniel
Hanniel. 1. Ephod’s son and leader of Manasseh’s tribe who represented his tribe in apportioning land to Israel under Moses (Nm 34:23).2. Ulla’s son and warrior in the tribe of Asher (1 Chr 7:39, kjv Haniel).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Haniel
HANIEL* kjv spelling of Hanniel, Ulla’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:39. See Hanniel #2.
Hanniel
HANNIEL1. Ephod’s son and leader of Manasseh’s tribe who represented his tribe in apportioning land to Israel under Moses (Nm 34:23).2. Ulla’s son and warrior in the tribe of Asher (1 Chr 7:39).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Haniel
HANIELA son of Ulla and a prince and hero of the tribe of Asher (1 Chr 7:39). The name is spelled Hanniel q.v. in RSV.
Hanniel
HANNIEL1. The son of Ephod and a prince of Manasseh who assisted in dividing Canaan among the tribes. Appointed to superintend the distribution of the W Jordanian territory among ten tribes to be settled in that area (Num 34:23).2. A man of Asher (1 Chr 7:39, RSV). Spelled Haniel q.v. in KJV.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
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).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Haniel
Han´iel (grace of God), one of the sons of Ulla of the tribe of Asher. 1 Chron. 7:39.
Hanniel
Han´niel (the favor of God), son of Ephod and prince of Manasseh. Num. 34:23.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hanniel
HAN´NIEL (hanʹi-el; “grace of God”).1. The son of Ephod, leader of the tribe of Manasseh, and one of those appointed by Moses to divide the land among the several tribes (Num. 34:23).2. One of the sons of Ulla and a leader of the tribe of Asher (1 Chron. 7:39; “Haniel,” KJV).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hanniel
Hannielgrace of God. (1.) A chief of the tribe of Manasseh (Num. 34:23). (2.) A chief of the tribe of Asher (1 Chr. 7:39).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Haniel
HANIEL [HAN ee uhl] (grace of God) — a leader and warrior-hero of the tribe of Asher (1 Chr. 7:39; Hanniel, NIV, NASB, NRSV). He was a son of Ulla.
Hanniel
HANNIEL [HAN ee uhl] (grace of God) — a son of Ephod, of the tribe of Manasseh (Num. 34:23). Hanniel was a leader who helped distribute the land west of the Jordan River after the Israelite conquest of the land of Canaan.
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Ephod Father
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