Ahohite


Ahohite
   An epithet applied to Dodo, one of Solomon's captains (1 Chr. 27:4); to his son Eleazar, one of David's three mightiest heroes (2 Sam. 23:9; 1 Chr. 11:12); and to Zalmon, one of the thirty (2 Sam. 23:28; 1 Chr. 11:29), from their descent from Ahoah.

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  • Ahohite — (a ho hit )is an epithet applied to the descendants of Ahoah, in particular: * Dodo, one of David s captains (I Chronicles 27:4) ** His son Eleazar, one of David s three mightiest heroes (II Samuel 23:9; I Chronicles 11:12) * Zalmon, one of the… …   Wikipedia

  • King David's Warriors — are a group of biblical characters explicitly singled out by an appendix of the Books of Samuel. The text (2 Samuel 23:8 39) divides them into The Three, of which there are 3, and The Thirty, of which there is somewhere between 30 and 37. The… …   Wikipedia

  • David's Mighty Warriors — (also known as David s Mighty Men or the Gibborim) are a group of biblical characters explicitly singled out by an appendix of the Books of Samuel. The text (2 Samuel 23:8 39) divides them into the Three , of which there are three, and Thirty ,… …   Wikipedia

  • 2 Samuel 23 — 1 Now these be the last words of David. David the son of Jesse said, and the man who was raised up on high, the anointed of the God of Jacob, and the sweet psalmist of Israel, said, 2 The Spirit of the LORD spake by me, and his word was in my… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • 1 Chronicles 11 — 1 Then all Israel gathered themselves to David unto Hebron, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh. 2 And moreover in time past, even when Saul was king, thou wast he that leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and the LORD thy God said… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Dodo (Biblical name) — Dodo (possibly meaning beloved ) is a name given to three persons in the Bible:* A descendant of Issachar (Judges 10:1). * An Ahohite, father of Eleazar, who was one of David s three mighty men who were over the thirty. (2 Samuel 23:9; 1… …   Wikipedia

  • Eleazar (son of Dodo) — Eleazar, son of Dodo the Ahohite, of the tribe of Benjamin, one of the three most eminent of David s thirty seven heroes, (1 Chr. 11:12) who broke through the Philistine host and brought him water from the well of Bethlehem. (2 Sam. 23:9, 16) …   Wikipedia

  • List of minor biblical figures — This list contains persons named in the Bible of minor notability, about whom either nothing or very little is known, aside from any family connections. This literature related list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. Contents: A B C D …   Wikipedia

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  • Dodo —    Amatory; loving.    1) A descendant of Issachar (Judg. 10:1).    2) An Ahohite, father of Eleazar, who was one of David s three heroes (2 Sam. 23:9; 1 Chr. 11:12). He was the same with Dodai mentioned in 1 Chr. 27:4.    3) A Bethlehemite, and… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary