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A Horite chief. Ancestor of Oholibamah, Esau’s wife. Father of Anah (Gen 36:14, 20, 24, 29; 1 Chr 1:38–40). He is listed as a Hivite in Gen 36:2.
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Zibeon. Ancestor of Oholibamah, the Canaanite wife of Esau (Gn 36:2, 14). He is listed as a Hivite in Genesis 36:2, but is probably the same as Zibeon the son of Seir the Horite (vv 20, 29; 1 Chr 1:38). Possibly “Hivite” designated his tribal affiliation, while “Horite” indicated the fact that he dwelt
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Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ZIBEON Ancestor of Oholibamah, the Canaanite wife of Esau (Gn 36:2, 14). He is listed as a Hivite in Genesis 36:2 but is probably the same as Zibeon the son of Seir the Horite (Gn 36:20, 29; 1 Chr 1:38). Possibly “Hivite” designated his tribal affiliation, while “Horite” indicated the fact that he dwelt
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Zibeon (zib´ee-uhn), the son of Seir the Horite and a chieftain of the Horites (Gen. 36:20, 29). He is identified as the ancestor of Esau’s wife (36:2), which establishes a relationship between the Horites and the Edomites. The reference to Zibeon as a Hivite in 36:2 is regarded as a textual error, since
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
ZIBEON. son of Seir;. chieftain of the Horites, native inhabitants of Edom (Gen 36:20, 24, 29; 1 Chr 1:38, 40). He is probably the same as Zibeon the Hivite, grandfather of Aholibamah, one of Esau’s wives (Gen 36:2, 14). In Heb. the spelling of Hivite and Horite is similar, and some scholars think the
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