The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jahzeel, Son of Naphtali
Jahzeel, Son of Naphtali (יַחְצִיאֵל‎, yachtsi'el; יַחְצְאֵל‎, yachtse'el). Also known as Jahziel. Progenitor of the Jahzeelites and firstborn son of Naphtali (Gen 46:24; Num 26:48; 1 Chr 7:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jahzeel (Person)
JAHZEEL (PERSON) [Heb yaḥṣĕʾēl (יַחְצְאֵל)]. Var. JAHZIEL. JAHZEELITES. The 1st of the 4 sons of Naphtali (Gen 46:24). Jahzeel was also the grandson of Jacob and Bilhah (Gen 30:7–8), the maid whom Laban gave to his daughter Rachel at the occasion of Jacob’s marriage to Rachel (Gen 29:29). He is included
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jahzeel, Jahzeelite. Naphtali’s son (Gn 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13, Jahziel) and founder of the Jahzeelite family (Nm 26:48).
Jahziel. Alternate spelling of Jahzeel, Naphtali’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:13.See Jahzeel, Jahzeelite.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jahzeel jäʹzeēl [Heb. yaḥṣeʾēl—‘God divides, apportions’ (Gen. 46:24; Nu. 26:48; 23 MSS in 1 Ch. 7:13)] and
Jahziel[Heb yaḥaṣîʿēl (1 Ch. 7:13)]. A descendant of Naphtali and ancestor of a clan.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JAHZEEL, JAHZEELITE Naphtali’s son (Gn 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13) and founder of the Jahzeelite family (Nm 26:48).
JAHZIEL* Alternate spelling of Jahzeel, Naphtali’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:13 (nlt mg). See Jahzeel, Jahzeelite.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JAHZEEL, JAHZEELITESThe firstborn son of Naphtali and founder of a tribal family (Gen 46:24; Num 26:48). In 1 Chr 7:13 he is called Jahziel.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jahzeel (Heb. yaḥṣĕʾēl), JAHZIEL (yaḥṣɩ̂ʾēl)A son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24), ancestor of the Jahzeelites (Heb. hayyaḥṣĕʾēlɩ̂; Num. 26:48). At 1 Chr. 7:13 his name is given as Jahziel.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jahzeel [jäˊzĭ əl] (Heb. yaḥṣe˒ēl “God apportions”). A son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24); at 1 Chr. 7:13 his name is given as Jahziel. His descendants are called Jahzeelites (Heb. hayyaḥ ṣe˒ēlî; Num. 26:48).
Jahziel [jäˊzĭ əl] (Heb. yaḥaṣî˒ēl). Alternate form of Jahzeel, a descendant of Naphtali (1 Chr. 7:13).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jaha´zi-el (whom God watches over).1. One of the heroes of Benjamin who joined David at Ziklag. 1 Chron. 12:4. (b.c. 1055.)2. A priest in the reign of David. 1 Chron. 16:6.3. A Kohathite Levite, third son of Hebron. 1 Chron. 23:19; 24:23.4. Son of Zechariah, a Levite of the Bene-Asaph in the reign
Jah´ze-el (whom God allots), the first of the four sons of Naphtali, Gen. 46:24; founder of the family of the Jahzeelites. Num. 26:48. (b.c. 1306.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
JAH´ZEEL (jaʹze-el; “allotted by God”). The first named of the sons of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24). His descendants are called Jahzeelites (Num. 26:48). In 1 Chron. 7:13 and Gen. 46:24 (NIV) the name is written Jahziel (which see).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
JAHZEEL [JAH zih uhl] — a son of Naphtali and ancestor of the Jahzeelites (Gen. 46:24), also spelled Jahziel (1 Chr. 7:13).
See also
Naphtali Father
Shillem Brother
Guni Brother
Jezer Brother
Jacob Grandfather
Joseph Uncle
Judah Uncle
Reuben Uncle
Benjamin Uncle
Levi Uncle
Gad Uncle
Simeon Uncle
Asher Uncle
Zebulun Uncle
Issachar Uncle
Dan Uncle
Manasseh Cousin
Ephraim Cousin
Zerah Cousin
Dinah Aunt
Perez Cousin
Jochebed Cousin
Bilhah Grandmother
Merari Cousin
Kohath Cousin
Er Cousin
Gershon Cousin
Onan Cousin
Shelah Cousin
Saul Cousin
Carmi Cousin
Hezron Cousin
Jamin Cousin
Jachin Cousin
Nemuel Cousin
Pallu Cousin
Zohar Cousin
Bela Cousin
Beriah Cousin
Tola Cousin
Ishvi Cousin
Imnah Cousin
Enoch Cousin
Jashub Cousin
Puvah Cousin
Elon Cousin
Huppim Cousin
Shimron Cousin
Ashbel Cousin
Hushim Cousin
Ohad Cousin
Eri Cousin
Areli Cousin
Shuni Cousin
Haggi Cousin
Sered Cousin
Ahiram Cousin
Serah Cousin
Gera Cousin
Shobal Cousin
Ezbon Cousin
Becher Cousin
Ishvah Cousin
Rosh Cousin
Ard Cousin
Ziphion Cousin
Muppim Cousin
Jahleel Cousin
Ehi Cousin
Arodi Cousin
Ozni Cousin
Zephon Cousin
Eliab Cousin
Jediael Cousin
Jarib Cousin
Rapha Cousin
Nohah Cousin
Bohan Cousin
Aharah Cousin