Character Study on Zalmunna

Character Study on Zalmunna

Judges 8: And he said unto the men of Succoth, Give, I pray you, loaves of bread unto the people that follow me; for they be faint, and I am pursuing after Zebah and Zalmunna, kings of Midian.
Judges 8: And the princes of Succoth said, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna now in thine hand, that we should give bread unto thine army?
Judges 8: And Gideon said, Therefore when the LORD hath delivered Zebah and Zalmunna into mine hand, then I will tear your flesh with the thorns of the wilderness and with briers.
Judges 8: Now Zebah and Zalmunna were in Karkor, and their hosts with them, about fifteen thousand men, all that were left of all the hosts of the children of the east: for there fell an hundred and twenty thousand men that drew sword.
Judges 8: And when Zebah and Zalmunna fled, he pursued after them, and took the two kings of Midian, Zebah and Zalmunna, and discomfited all the host.
Judges 8: And he came unto the men of Succoth, and said, Behold Zebah and Zalmunna, with whom ye did upbraid me, saying, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna now in thine hand, that we should give bread unto thy men that are weary?
Judges 8: Then said he unto Zebah and Zalmunna, What manner of men were they whom ye slew at Tabor? And they answered, As thou art, so were they; each one resembled the children of a king.
Judges 8: Then Zebah and Zalmunna said, Rise thou, and fall upon us: for as the man is, so is his strength. And Gideon arose, and slew Zebah and Zalmunna, and took away the ornaments that were on their camels' necks.
Psalms 83: Make their nobles like Oreb, and like Zeeb: yea, all their princes as Zebah, and as Zalmunna:

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Zalmunna
(zahl muhn' nuh) Personal name meaning, “Protection is withdrawn” or “Zelem (god) rules.” King of Midian captured and killed by Gideon (Judges 8:1-21 ; Psalm 83:11 ).



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zalmunna
ZALMUNNA . See Zebah.

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Zalmunna
One of the two kings of Midian whom the "Lord delivered" into the hands of Gideon. He was slain afterwards with Zebah (Judges 8:5-21 ). (See ZEBAH .)
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Zalmunna
One of the two Midianite kings who were defeated and slain by Gideon. Judges 8:5-21 ; Psalm 83:11 .

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Zalmunna
Shadow; image; idol forbidden
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Zalmunna
One of the two kings (kings, malkeey as distinguished from the princes, sareey ) slain by Gideon for having slain Gideon's brothers in cold blood (Judges 8:18; Judges 8:5; Judges 8:12; Judges 8:26). (See GIDEON.) The term in Joshua 13:21 is "princes" (nesi' ); zekenim "sheikhs" in Numbers 22:4; Numbers 22:7 "elders," "kings" Numbers 31:8.

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Zalmunna And Zebah
Midianitish kings, defeated and slain by Gideon, Judges 8:5 .

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Zalmunna - Zalmunna
Karkor - Place in the east of Jordan, where the host of Zebah and Zalmunna encamped
Kar'Kor - (foundation ), the place in which Zebah and Zalmunna were again routed by Gideon, ( Judges 8:10 ) must have been on the east of Jordan
Karkor - Here Gideon overtook and routed a fugitive band of Midianites under Zeba and Zalmunna, whom he took captive
Jogbehah - ” City east of the Jordan where Gideon defeated Zeba and Zalmunna, kings of Midian (Judges 8:11 )
Zebah - ” He and Zalmunna were Midianite kings that Gideon captured and killed because they had killed Gideon's brothers (Judges 8:4-21 ; see Psalm 83:11 ; Isaiah 9:4 ; Isaiah 10:26 )
Jether - Afraid as a youth to slay Zebah and Zalmunna at his father's bidding
Zebah - A Midianite king, mentioned together with Zalmunna , who was killed by Gideon as the result of blood-revenge ( Judges 8:18-21 ); both kings had, however, been previously overcome in battle by Gideon, who championed the Israelites against their Midianite oppressors. The death of Zebah and Zalmunna is very graphically described
Karkor - According to Judges 8:10-11 , Zebah and Zalmunna, two Midianites leaders, were encamped at Karkor with fifteen thousand troops when Gideon attacked and routed them
Nobah - A place named with Jogbehah in the account of Gideon’s pursuit of Zebah and Zalmunna ( Judges 8:11 ), possibly also in Numbers 21:30 , where the Syr
Heres - ] ) ‘the ascent of Heres’ is mentioned as the spot from which Gideon returned after the defeat of Zebah and Zalmunna
Zebah - Zebah and Zalmunna were their kings slain by Gideon at Karkor, high up on the Hauran, where they had fled by the ford further to the N
Zebah - Zebah and Zalmunna had succeeded in escaping across the Jordan with a remnant of the Midianite host, but were overtaken at Karkor, probably in the Hauran, and routed by Gideon
Shalman - ] version seems to think of the slaughter of Zalmunna by Gideon ( Judges 9:1-57 )
Betharbel - Jerome curiously refers "Shalman" to "Zalmunna," and Betharbel ("the house of him who judged Baal"), i
Succoth - In accordance with this is the mention of Succoth in the narrative of Gideon's pursuit of Zeba and Zalmunna
Oreb And Zeeb - Two princes of Midian in the invasion of Israel, mentioned as inferior to the kings Zebah and Zalmunna ( Judges 7:25 ; Judges 8:3 , Psalms 83:11 ; cf
Gideon or Jerubbaal - In punishing the refractory cities Succoth and Penuel, and the fratricides Zeba and Zalmunna- in soothing the jealousy of the Ephraimites, and in declining the crown offered him by the Jews, he evinced those qualities which made him a successful judge
Oreb - Zebah and Zalmunna were their kings (Judges 8:5; Judges 8:10; Judges 8:12; Judges 8:18; Judges 8:21)
Tabor - The brothers of Gideon, each of whom "resembled the children of a king," were murdered here by Zebah and Zalmunna
ta'Bor - (Judges 4:6-15 ) The brothers of Gideon each of whom "resembled the children of a king," were murdered here by Zebah and Zalmunna
ta'Bor - (Judges 4:6-15 ) The brothers of Gideon each of whom "resembled the children of a king," were murdered here by Zebah and Zalmunna
Tabor - ) Here Zebah and Zalmunna slew Gideon's brothers (Judges 8:18-19)
Midian, Mtdianites - ] preserves as Zebah and Zalmunna ( Judges 8:18 ), while E [Note: Elohist
Gideon - Gideon pursues them across the Jordan; he halts during the pursuit, both at Succoth and at Penuel, in order to refresh his three hundred followers; in each case food is refused him by the inhabitants; after threatening them with vengeance on his return, he presses on, overtakes the Midianite host, and is again victorious; he then first punishes the inhabitants of Succoth and Penuel, and next turns his attention to the Midianite chiefs, Zebah and Zalmunna