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Huppah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Huppah
Huppah (חֻפָּה‎, chuppah). A leader of one of the 24 priestly families whose time of service was determined by lot in 1 Chr 24:1–19. Huppah received the 13th lot (1 Chr 24:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Huppah (Person)
HUPPAH (PERSON) [Heb ḥūppâ (חֻפָּה)]. A priest who received the sixteenth position in the priestly order of the temple during David’s reign (1 Chr 24:13). 1 Chronicles 24 is the only place where Huppah appears in the OT. Therefore, an evaluation of the historical reliability of his appearance depends
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Huppah
Huppah. One of the chief men appointed in charge of the 13th division of priests in the time of David and Solomon (1 Chr 24:13).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Huppah
Huppah hupʹə [Heb. ḥuppâ—‘protection’]. The priest in charge of the thirteenth course as prescribed under David (1 Ch. 24:13).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Huppah
HUPPAH One of the chief men appointed in charge of the 13th division of priests in the time of David and Solomon (1 Chr 24:13).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Huppah
HUPPAH. A priest in the time of David in charge of the 13th course in the temple (1 Chr 24:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Huppah
Huppah (Heb. ḥuppâ)The head of the thirteenth division of priests at the time of King David (1 Chr. 24:13). The Hebrew name suggests the wedding baldachin in the modern synagogue (cf. Joel 2:16).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Huppah
Huppah [hŭpˊə] (Heb. ḥuppâ “canopy, protection”). The head of the thirteenth division of priests at the time of King David (1 Chr. 24:13). The Hebrew name suggests the wedding baldachin in the modern synagogue.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Huppah
HUP´PAH (hūpʹa; “covering, protection”). A priest in David’s time, having charge of the thirteenth of the twenty-four classes into which the king divided the priests (1 Chron. 24:13), 1000 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Huppah
HUPPAH [HUH puh] (covering) — a priest responsible for one of the divisions of service in the sanctuary in David’s time (1 Chr. 24:13).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HUPPAH
HUPPAH<hup’-a> ([חֻפָּה‎, chuppah], “protection”): The priest in charge of the 13th course as prescribed under David (1 Ch 24:13).