King James Bible Dictionary



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Bible Usage:


  • 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

Brother (i.e., "friend") of union.

1. A son of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:7).

2. Name different in Hebrew, meaning brother of Judah. Chief of the tribe of Asher; one of those appointed by Moses to superintend the division of Canaan among the tribe (Numbers 34:27).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

brother of vanity, or of darkness, or of joy, or of praise; witty brother

Naves Topical Index

1. A prince of Asher, assists in allotting the land of Canaan among the tribes
Numbers 34:27

2. A son of Bela
1 Chronicles 8:7

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(brother of renown).

  1. The son of Shelomi and prince of the tribe of Asher. (Numbers 34:27)
  2. Chieftain of the tribe of Benjamin. (1 Chronicles 8:7)