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 of a gift = liberal.

1. One of the three giant Anakim brothers whom Caleb and the spies saw in Mount Hebron (Numbers 13:22) when they went in to explore the land. They were afterwards driven out and slain (Joshua 15:14; Judges 1:10).

2. One of the guardians of the temple after the Exile (1 Chronicles 9:17).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

brother of the right hand

Naves Topical Index

1. A giant of Hebron
Numbers 13:22; Joshua 15:14

2. A Levite
1 Chronicles 9:17

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(brother of the right hand).

  1. One of the three giant Anakim who inhabited Mount Hebron, (Numbers 13:22,23) seen by Caleb and the spies. (B.C. 1490.) The whole race was cut off by Joshua, (Joshua 11:21) and the three brothers were slain by the tribe of Judah. (Judges 1:10)
  2. A Levite porter. (1 Chronicles 9:17)