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Machi
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Machi
Machi (מָכִי‎, makhiy). Father of Geuel the Gadite, one of the twelve spies sent to scout out Canaan (Num 13:15).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Machi (Person)
MACHI (PERSON) [Heb mākı̂ (מָכִי)]. A man from the tribe of Gad, known only through association with his son Geuel (Num 13:15). Geuel was one of the twelve tribal representatives who left Kadesh to spy out the land of Canaan.Terry L. Brensinger
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Machi
Machi. Father of Geuel from Gad’s tribe. Geuel was one of the 12 spies sent to search out the land of Canaan (Nm 13:15).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Machi
Machi māʹki [Heb. māḵî]. A man from the tribe of Gad whose son Geuel was chosen as one of the twelve spies (Nu. 13:15).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Machi
MACHI* Father of Geuel from Gad’s tribe. Geuel was one of the 12 spies sent to search out the land of Canaan (Nm 13:15).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Machi
MACHI. The father of Geuel, whom Moses appointed to represent the tribe of Gad to spy out the land of Canaan before the Hebrews entered in force (Num 13:15). He was among the majority of ten who advised against trying to enter because of the power of the inhabitants and their fortifications (c. 1440
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Machi
Machi [māˊkī] (Heb. māḵî). The father of the spy Geuel, of the tribe of Gad (Num. 13:15).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Machi
Ma´chi (decrease), the father of Geuel the Gadite, who went with Caleb and Joshua to spy out the land of Canaan. Num. 13:15.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Machi
MA´CHI (maʹki). The father of Geuel, who represented the tribe of Gad among the explorers of Canaan (Num. 13:15), c. 1440 b.c. See Maki.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Machi
MACHI [MAY kye] — one of 12 men sent by Moses to spy out the land of Canaan (Num. 13:15).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
MACHI
MACHI<ma’-ki> (מָכִי‎ [makhi]; Peshitta and some manuscripts of Septuagint read “Machir”): A Gadite, father of Geuel, one of the 12 spies (Nu 13:15).
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Geuel Son