King James Bible Dictionary




The Bible

Bible Usage:

  • Aner used 3 times.


  • 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

A boy.

1. A Canaanitish chief who joined his forces with those of Abraham in pursuit of Chedorlaomer (Genesis 14:13, 24).

2. A city of Manasseh given to the Levites of Kohath's family (1 Chronicles 6:70).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

answer; song; affliction

Naves Topical Index

1. A Canaanitish chief
Genesis 14:13; Genesis 14:24

2. A Levitical city of Manasseh
1 Chronicles 6:70

Smith's Bible Dictionary

1. (boy), a city of Manasseh, west of Jordan, with "suburbs," given to the Kohathites. (1 Chronicles 6:70)
2. one of the three Amorite chiefs of Hebron who aided Abraham in the pursuit after the four invading kings. (Genesis 14:13,24)
3. a city on the Jordan, "beside Zaretan," in the time of Joshua. (Joshua 3:16)