Jeremoth (son of Becher)
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
JERIMOTH (PERSON) [Heb yerı̂môt (יֶרִימֹות)]. Var. JEREMOTH. Jerimoth appears as a proper name only in late biblical writings. Within Chronicles “Jerimoth” represents several different individuals contemporaneous with David, as well as several different Benjaminites. Those presented as David’s peers
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jeremoth. 1. One of Becher’s nine sons and a leader in Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 7:8). His name is rendered Jerimoth in some versions.2. Benjamite, the son of Beriah and head of his family living in Jerusalem (1 Chr 8:14).3. Levite of the family at Merari and one of Mushi’s three sons registered during
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JERIMOTH1. One of Bela’s five sons and a leader in the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 7:7).2. Alternate spelling of Jeremoth, Beker’s son, in 1 Chronicles 7:8. See Jeremoth #1.3. Benjamite and one of the ambidextrous warriors who came to David’s support at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:5).4. Alternate spelling of Jeremoth,
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jeremoth (jair´uh-moth).1 A son of Becher and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:8).2 A descendant of Benjamin who belonged to the family group of Elpaal (1 Chron. 8:14).3 A Levite, the son of Mushai of the Merari group (1 Chron. 23:23); he is also called Jerimoth (24:30).4 A Levite, head of the fifteenth
Jerimoth (jair´i-moth).1 A son of Bela and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:7).2 A Benjaminite who joined David’s warriors at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:5).3 A Levite, son of Mushai of the Merari group (1 Chron. 24:30); he is also called Jeremoth (a variant spelling; 23:23).4 A levitical musician belonging
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JERIMOTH1. One of the five sons of Bela, son of Benjamin. He was head of his clan and a warrior in David’s time (1 Chr 7:7).2. A son or descendant of Becher, son of Benjamin, head of another Benjamite clan (1 Chr 7:8).3. A Benjamite warrior who joined David at Ziklag. He could be a or. (1 Chr 12:5).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jer´imoth (heights).1. Son or descendant of Bela. 1 Chron. 7:7. He is perhaps the same as2. who joined David at Ziklag. 1 Chron. 12:5. (b.c. 1055.)3. A son of Becher, 1 Chron. 7:8, and head of a Benjamite house.4. Son of Mushi, the son of Merari. 1 Chron. 24:30.5. Son of Heman, head of the fifteenth
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
JER´IMOTH (jerʹi-moth; cf. Jeremoth).1. The fourth named of the four sons of Bela, son of Benjamin and founder of a Benjamite house that existed in the time of David (1 Chron. 7:7; cf. v. 2), after 1689 b.c.2. One of the Benjamite archers and slingers who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:5), before
Easton’s Bible Dictionary