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Puah

The Bible

Bible Usage:

  • Puah used 3 times.

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Puah

Splendid.

1. One of the two midwives who feared God, and refused to kill the Hebrew male children at their birth (Exodus 1:15-21).

2. A descendant of Issachar (Judges 10:1).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Puah

mouth; corner; bush of hair


Naves Topical Index
Puah

1. A Hebrew midwife
Exodus 1:15

2. Father of Tola
Judges 10:1

3. See Phuvah
Phuvah


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Puah

(splendid).

  1. The father of Tola, a man of the tribe of Issachar and judge of Isr'l after Abimelech. (Judges 10:1) (B.C. 1211.)
  2. The son of Issachar, (1 Chronicles 7:1) elsewhere called Phuvah and Pua.
  3. One of the two midwives to whom Pharaoh gave instructions to kill the Hebrew male children at their birth. (Exodus 1:15) (B.C. 1571.)