Character Study on Abiezrites

Character Study on Abiezrites

Judges 6: Then Gideon built an altar there unto the LORD, and called it Jehovahshalom: unto this day it is yet in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
Judges 8: And Gideon the son of Joash died in a good old age, and was buried in the sepulchre of Joash his father, in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.

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Jeezer, Jeezerites - Apparently the same as ABIEZER and Abiezrites in Joshua 17:2 ; Judges 6:11 , etc
Jerubba'al, - (contender with Baal ), the surname of Gideon, which he acquired in consequence of destroying the altar of Baal, when his father defended him from the vengeance of the Abiezrites
Abiezer - In this last verse, "the vintage of Abiezer" means the first rout of the Midianites by the 300, mostly Abiezrites; and "the gleaning of the grapes of Ephraim," means the capture of Oreb and Zeeb, and other fruits of the victory, gathered by the Ephraimites
Abiezer - According to Judges 6:24 ; Judges 8:32 , the Abiezrites were settled at Ophrah; they were the first to obey the summons of Joshua to fight against the Midianites
Oph'Rah - ... More fully, OPHRAH OF THE Abiezrites, the native place of Gideon (Judges 6:11 ) and the scene of his exploits against Baal, ver
Ophrah - Ophrah of the Abiezrites, Gideon's place of birth (Judges 6:11-24; Judges 8:32; Judges 9:5), residence, and burial
Gid'Eon - (he that cuts down ), youngest son of Joash of the Abiezrites, an undistinguished family who lived at Ophrah, a town probably on the west of Jordan, ( Judges 6:15 ) in the territory of Manasseh, near Shechem
jo'Ash - ... The father of Gideon, and a wealthy man among the Abiezrites
Gideon - The son of Joash, a Manassite; he dwelt in Ophrah, a place hitherto unidentified, which belonged to the clan of the Abiezrites
Gideon - ... His own clan the Abiezrites, Manasseh W