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

A gift, or in evil.

1. One of Asher's four sons, and father of Heber (Genesis 46:17).

2. A son of Ephraim (1 Chronicles 7:20-23), born after the slaughter of his brothers, and so called by his father "because it went evil with his house" at that time.

3. A Benjamite who with his brother Shema founded Ajalon and expelled the Gittites (1 Chronicles 8:13).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

in fellowship; in envy

Naves Topical Index

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(in evil, or a gift).

  1. A son of Asher. (Genesis 46:17; Numbers 26:44,45)
  2. A son of Ephraim. (1 Chronicles 7:20-23)
  3. A Benjamite. (1 Chronicles 8:13,16)
  4. A Levite. (1 Chronicles 23:10,11)