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Hezion
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hezion
Hezion (חֶזְיוֹן‎, chezyon). The father of Tabrimmon and grandfather of Ben-Hadad (1 Kgs 15:18).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hezion (Person)
HEZION (PERSON) [Heb ḥezyôn (חֶזְיֹון)]. Grandfather of Ben-Hadad I, king of Syria (1 Kgs 15:18). Scholars have sometimes identified Hezion with Rezon, who became king of Damascus during the reign of Solomon (1 Kgs 11:23–24), but there is no convincing evidence for this nor does it solve any pressing
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hezion
Hezion. Tabrimmon’s father and the grandfather of Ben-hadad, king of Syria. Ben-hadad formed an alliance with King Asa of Judah (910–869 bc) and opposed Israel’s king Baasha (908–886 bc; 1 Kgs 15:18).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hezion
Hezion hēʹzi-ən [Heb. ḥezyôn LXX B Azein, A Azaēl]. An ancestor of Ben-hadad I, king of Syria (1 K. 15:18).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hezion
HEZION Tabrimmon’s father and the grandfather of Ben-hadad, king of Syria. Ben-hadad formed an alliance with King Asa of Judah (910–869 bc) and opposed Israel’s King Baasha (908–886 bc; 1 Kgs 15:18).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hezion
Hezion (Heb. ḥezyôn)The grandfather of Syrian king Ben-hadad I (1 Kgs. 15:18). He is often identified with Rezon, king of Damascus at the time of Solomon (1 Kgs. 11:23–25).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hezion
Hezion [hēˊzĭ ən] (ḥezyôn “vision”). King of Syria; father of Tabrimmon and grandfather of Benhadad I (1 Kgs. 15:18). Many scholars identify him with Rezon (cf. 11:25).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hezion
He´zion (vision), a king of Aram (Syria), father of Tabrimon and grandfather of Ben-hadad I. 1 Kings 15:18. He is probably identical with Rezon, the contemporary of Solomon, in 1 Kings 11:23. (b.c. before 928.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hezion
HE´ZION (heʹzi-on; “vision”). The father of Tabrimmon and grandfather of Ben-hadad I, to whom Asa sent silver and gold from the sacred treasury to secure his aid against Baasha (1 Kings 15:18), before 915 b.c. In the absence of all information, the natural suggestion is that he is the same person as
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hezion
Hezionvision, the father of Tabrimon, and grandfather of Ben-hadad, king of Syria (1 Kings 15:18).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hezion
HEZION [HEE zih ahn] — the father of Tabrimmon and the grandfather of Ben-Hadad I, king of Syria in the time of King Asa of Judah (1 Kin. 15:18).
See also
Relatives
Tabrimmon Son
Ben-hadad Grandson