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Hezron (son of Perez)
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
Descendant of Perez, grandson of Judah and Tamar (Gen 46:12; Num 26:21; Ruth 4:18–19; 1 Chr 2:5; 1 Chr 2:9; 1 Chr 2:18; 1 Chr 2:21; 1 Chr 2:24–25; Matt 1:3; Luke 3:33). David’s genealogy includes the clan of Hezron.
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
HEZRON (PERSON) [Heb ḥeṣrôn (חֶצְרֹון)]. 1. The third son of Reuben (Gen 46:9; Exod 6:14; 1 Chr 5:3). In the enumeration of the family of Jacob who migrated to Egypt (Gen 46:8–27), Jacob’s sons are listed by family, according to their mothers. The family of Reuben was listed first because he was Jacob’s
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hezron (Person). 1. Reuben’s Son (Gn 46:9; Ex 6:14; 1 Chr 5:3) and founder of the Hezronite family in Reuben’s tribe (Nm 26:6).2. Perez’s son (Gn 46:12; Ru 4:18, 19; 1 Chr 2:5–25; 4:1), founder of the Hezronite family in Judah’s tribe (Nm 26:21), and an ancestor of Jesus Christ (Mt 1:3; Lk 3:33; kjv
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
HEZRON, HEZRONITES1. The third named of the sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Jacob (Gen 46:9; Ex 6:14; 1 Chr 5:3). He is the ancestor of the Hezronites (Num 26:6).2. A son of Pharez and grandson of Judah. He was the ancestor of David through whom came Jesus (Gen 46:12; Num 26:21; Ruth 4:18–19; 1 Chr
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
HEZ´RON (hezʹron).1. The third son of Reuben (Gen. 46:9; Ex. 6:14; 1 Chron. 4:1; 5:3). His descendants were called Hezronites (Num. 26:6).2. The elder of the two sons of Perez and grandson of Judah (Gen. 46:12; Ruth 4:18–19; 1 Chron. 2:5, 9, 18, 21, 24–25; cf. Matt. 1:3; Luke 3:3, where the KJV renders
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