Loading…
Hazo
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hazo, Son of Nahor
Hazo, Son of Nahor (חֲזוֹ‎, chazo). Nephew of Abraham; son of Nahor and Milcah (Gen 22:22).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hazo (Person)
HAZO (PERSON) [Heb ḥăzô (חֲזֹו)]. A son of Nahor by Milcah (Gen 22:20–22). More precisely he was the fifth of eight from the union of Milcah and Nahor, although the latter had others from a concubine. Hazo was also a nephew of Abraham, who was a brother of Nahor. Hazo was possibly the eponym of a
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hazo
Hazo. Nahor’s fifth son (Gn 22:22); probably used as the name for a Nahorite clan. It has been identified with the name “Hazu” which designated a mountainous region in northern Arabia mentioned in an inscription telling of Esar-haddon’s Arabian campaign.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hazo
Hazo hāʹzo [Heb. a] (Gen. 22:22). Fifth son of Nahor. Possibly the eponym of a Nahorite family or clan.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hazo
HAZO Nahor’s fifth son (Gn 22:22); probably used as the name for a Nahorite clan. It has been identified with the name Hazu, which designated a mountainous region in northern Arabia mentioned in an inscription telling of Esarhaddon’s Arabian campaign.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hazo
HAZO. The fifth of the eight sons of Nahor and Milcah (Gen 22:22) and the ancestor of an Aramean tribe. The name has been identified with the mountainous region of Håazû in N Arabia or the Syrian desert, mentioned in Esarhaddon’s Arabian campaign.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hazo
Hazo (Heb. ḥăzô)A son of Nahor and Milcah (Gen. 22:22). The name may represent a clan or other subgroup associated with Hazu, a region in the vicinity of Hauran mentioned in inscriptions of the Assyrian king Esarhaddon.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hazo
Hazo [hāˊzō] (Heb. a “vision”). A son of Nahor and Milcah (Gen. 22:22). The term may represent a clan or other subgroup associated with Hazu, a region in the vicinity of Hauran mentioned in inscriptions of the Assyrian king Esarhaddon.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hazo
Ha´zo (vision), a son of Nahor, by Mileah his wife. Gen. 22:22. (b.c. about 1900.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hazo
HA´ZO (haʹzō). One of the sons of Nahor by Milcah (Gen. 22:22), after 2100 b.c. He must, in all likelihood, be placed in Ur of the Chaldees, or the adjacent countries.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hazo
HAZO [HAY zoe] (visionary) — a son of Nahor and Milcah and a nephew of Abraham (Gen. 22:22).
See also
Relatives
Nahor Father
Milcah Mother
Bethuel Brother
Maacah Brother
Tahash Brother
Tebah Brother
Buz Brother
Kemuel Brother
Uz Brother
Chesed Brother
Pildash Brother
Jidlaph Brother
Abraham Uncle
Isaac Cousin
Sarah Aunt
Laban Nephew
Rebekah Niece
Ishmael Cousin
Lot Cousin
Lot Uncle
Terah Grandfather
Moab Cousin
Haran Grandfather
Haran Uncle
Midian Cousin
Ben-ammi Cousin
Shuah Cousin
Jokshan Cousin
Zimran Cousin
Aram Nephew
Medan Cousin
Ishbak Cousin
Milcah Cousin
Iscah Aunt
Iscah Cousin