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Tiglath-pilser III
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Tiglath-Pileser III
Tiglath-Pileser III (תִּגְלַת פִּלְאֶסֶר‎, tiglath pil'eser). The king of Assyria during the reigns of King Ahaz in Judah and King Pekah in Israel. One of three Assyrian kings bearing the name Tiglath-pileser, but the only one mentioned in the Bible, where he is also called Pul/Pulu.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Tiglath-pilser III
Tiglath-Pileser (Heb. tig̱laṯ pilʿeser; Akk. Tukultī-apil-ešarra) (also PUL, TILGATH-PILNESER)1. Tiglath-pileser I, king of Assyria (1115–1077 b.c.e.); son of Assur-reša-išši I. Successful campaigns against the powerful Muški and Aramean coalitions to the west and the Babylonians to the south
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Tiglath-pileser III
Tiglath-pileser IIITiglath-pileser III, the king of Assyria (745–727 bce), ranked among the greatest conquerors of the ancient world. Since the reign of Adadnirari III four decades earlier, Assyria had been a faltering kingdom, corrupt, nearly bankrupt, and constantly assailed by its enemies. Most scholars
Tiglath-Pilneser
Tiglath-pilneser [tig-lath pil-nēz-er]: alternate form of Tiglath-pileser in some translations (1 Chron. 5:6)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
TIGLATH-PILESER III
TIGLATH-PILESER III tig´lath-pi-lee´zuhr [פּוּלpul, תִּגְלַת פִּלְאֶסֶרtighlath pilʾeser, תִּגְלַת פְּלֶסֶרtighlath peleser, תִּלְּגַת פִּלְנְאֶסֶרtilleghath pilneʾeser]. Three Assyrian kings were named Tiglath-pileser: 1) Tiglath-pileser I (1114–1076 bce), whose campaigns reached Lebanon; 2) Tiglath-pileser