King James Bible Dictionary



The Bible

Bible Usage:

  • Toi used 3 times.
  • Tou used twice.


  • 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 king of Hamath, who sent "Joram his son unto King David to salute him," when he "heard that David had smitten all the host of Hadadezer" (2 Samuel 8:9, 10). Called Tou (1 Chronicles 18:9, 10).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

who wanders

Naves Topical Index

Called also Tou, king of Hamath.
2 Samuel 8:9-10; 1 Chronicles 18:9-10

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(erring), king of Hamath on the Orontes, who, after the defeat of his powerful enemy the Syrian king Hadadezer by the army of David, sent his son Joram or Hadoram to congratulate the victory and do him homage with presents of gold and silver and brass. (2 Samuel 8:9,10) (B.C. 1036.)