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Hepherites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hepherites
Hepherites (חֶפְרִי‎, chephriy). The descendants of Hepher, a Manassite clan (Num 26:32). Among the Hepherites were the daughters of Zelophehad, who petitioned Moses for an inheritance because their father had no male heir.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hepherite
Hepherite. Descendant of Hepher from Manasseh’s tribe (Nm 26:32).See Hepher (Person) #1.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hepherite
HEPHERITE Descendant of Hepher from Manasseh’s tribe (Nm 26:32). See Hepher (Person) #1.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hepherites
HEPHERITES [HEE fur ights] — the descendants of Hepher, son of Gilead (Num. 26:32).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HEPHER; HEPHERITES
HEPHER; HEPHERITES<he’-fer>, <he’-fer-its> ([חֵפֶר‎, chepher], [חֶפְרִי‎, chephri]):1. Septuagint [Ό̔φερ, Hopher] (Nu 26:32 f; 27:1; Josh 17:2 f), the head of a family or clan of the tribe of Manasseh. The clan is called the Hepherites in Nu 26:32.2. Septuagint [Ἡφάλ, Hephal] (1 Ch 4:6),
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Hepher, Hepherites
HEPHER, hēʹfẽr, HEPHERITES, hēʹfẽr-īts (חֵפֶר‎, ḥēpher, חֶפְרִי‎, ḥephrī):(1) LXX Ὅφερ, Hópher (Nu 26:32 f; 27:1; Josh 17:2 f), the head of a family or clan of the tribe of Manasseh. The clan is called the Hepherites in Nu 26:32.(2) LXX Ἡφάλ, Hēphál (1 Ch 4:6), a man of Judah.(3) LXX Ὅφερ,