Hivites


Hivites
Occupied part of Canaan west of the Jordan at the time of the entry of the Israelites (Exod. 3:8). They may be known also as Horites; Zibeon is considered a Hivite in Gen. 36:2 but a Horite in Gen. 36:20.

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  • HIVITES — (Heb. חִוִי), the sixth of the 11 peoples or tribes descended from the sons of Canaan (Gen. 10:17) and one of the seven nations residing in Canaan at the time of the Conquest (Ex. 3:8, 17; 13:5; 23:23, 28; 33:2; 34:11; Deut. 7:1; 20:17; Josh.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hivites — The Hivites were one of the sons of Canaan according to the Table of Nations in Genesis 10. We know of the Hivites primarily as one of seven main people groups living in the land of Canaan upon the arrival of the Hebrews in the book of Joshua.… …   Wikipedia

  • Hivites — Les Hivites ou Hivvites sont un ancien peuple du Pays de Canaan. Ils sont mentionnés dans l Ancien Testament comme descendants de Canaan dans la Table des peuples en Genèse 10. La Bible les présente également comme l un des sept principaux… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hivites —    One of the original tribes scattered over Palestine, from Hermon to Gibeon in the south. The name is interpreted as midlanders or villagers (Gen. 10:17; 1 Chr. 1:15). They were probably a branch of the Hittites. At the time of Jacob s return… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Hivite — Hivites Cet article fait partie de la série Bible Contenus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hivvite — Hivites Cet article fait partie de la série Bible Contenus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hivvites — Hivites Cet article fait partie de la série Bible Contenus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Biblical Hittites — The Hittites (also Hethites) and children of Heth are a people or peoples mentioned in the Hebrew Bible. They are listed in Book of Genesis as second of the twelve Canaanite nations, descended from one Heth (חת ḤT in the consonant only Hebrew… …   Wikipedia

  • Ritual Decalogue — Part of a series on The Bible …   Wikipedia

  • Horites — (Egyptian Khar) were cave dwellers mentioned in the Torah (Genesis 14:6, 36:20, Deuteronomy 2:12) inhabiting areas around Petra. They have been identified with Egyptian references to Khar which concern a southern region of Canaan. This location… …   Wikipedia


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