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Hanochites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hanochites
Hanochites (חֲנֹכִי‎, chanokhiy). The descendants of Hanoch, the firstborn son of Reuben (Num 26:5; Gen 46:9).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hanoch (Person)
HANOCH (PERSON) [Heb ḥănōk (חֲנֹך‎); ḥănôk (חֲנֹוך)]. HANOCHITES. 1. Third son of Midian (Gen 25:4). For the meaning of the name, see ENOCH, which shares the same Heb spelling (ḥănôk). As with the other offspring of Keturah and Abraham, this “grandson’s” name may have been related to an Arabian
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hanochite
Hanochite. Descendant of Hanoch, Reuben’s firstborn son (Nm 26:5).See Hanoch #2.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hanoch (son of Reuben)
2. The eldest son of Reuben (Gen. 46:9; Ex. 6:14; 1 Ch. 5:3). His descendants were known as “Hanochites” (Nu. 26:5, NEB “Enochites”).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hanochite
HANOCHITE Descendant of Hanoch, Reuben’s firstborn son (Nm 26:5). See Hanoch #2.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Hanoch
Hanoch (hay´nok).1 The son of Midian and grandson of Keturah and Abraham (Gen. 25:4; 1 Chron. 1:33).2 The son of Reuben who went with Jacob to Egypt (Gen. 46:9; Exod. 6:14).3 The head of the Hanochites, who left Egypt with Moses (Num. 26:5).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hanoch
Hanoch (Heb. ḥănôḵ)1. A son of Midian and grandson of Abraham and Keturah (Gen. 25:4; 1 Chr. 1:33).2. The oldest son of Reuben, Jacob’s oldest son (Gen. 46:9; Exod. 6:14; 1 Chr. 5:3). His descendants became the family of the Hanochites (Num. 26:5; Heb. haḥănōḵɩ̂).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hanochites
HANOCHITES [HAY nahk ights] — a family whose founder was Hanoch (Num. 26:5).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CHANOCH; HANOCHITES
CHANOCH; HANOCHITES<ha’-nok>, <ha’-nok-its> ([חֲנוֹךְ‎, chanokh], “initiation,” “dedication”):1. A grandson of Abraham by Keturah, and an ancestral head of a clan of Midian (Gen 25:4; 1 Ch 1:33, the King James Version “Henoch”).2. The eldest son of Reuben (Gen 46:9; Ex 6:14; 1 Ch 5:3).
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Hanoch
Hanoch [Hay-nahk](Hebrew origin: Initiated)(Genesis 25:4). 18th century b.c. Hanoch, son of Midian, was a grandson of Abraham and Keturah, the woman whom Abraham married, after Sarah died. His brothers were Ephah, Epher, Abidah, and Eldaah. His name is also spelled Henoch (1 Chronicles 1:33).(Genesis
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Hanoch, Hanochites
HANOCH, hāʹnok, HANOCHITES, hāʹnok-īts (חֲנוֹךְ‎, ḥǎnōkh, “initiation,” “dedication”):(1) A grandson of Abraham by Keturah, and an ancestral head of a clan of Midian (Gen 25:4; 1 Ch 1:33, AV “Henoch”).(2) The eldest son of Reuben (Gen 46:9; Ex 6:14; 1 Ch 5:3).The descendants of Hanoch were known
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