brotherly, one of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4). He is also called Ahiah (ver. 7) and Iri (1 Chr. 7:7). His descendants were called Ahohites (2 Sam. 23:9, 28).
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. Historical Examples And after him was Eleazar his […]
Informal. a hold or grasp (often followed by of): He took ahold of my arm. Grab ahold! Nautical Archaic. close to the wind and on a single tack: to keep a vessel ahold. get ahold of, Informal. (def 51). Contemporary Examples The guy who took the video got ahold of me and said he wanted […]
aholah she has her own tent, a name used by Ezekiel (23:4, 5, 36, 44) as a symbol of the idolatry of the kingdom of Israel. This kingdom is described as a lewdwoman, an adulteress, given up to the abominations and idolatries of the Egyptians and Assyrians. Because of her crimes, she was carried away […]
aholiab tent of the father, an artist of the tribe of Dan, appointed to the work of preparing materials for the tabernacle (Ex. 31:6; 35:34; 36:1, 2; 38:23). Historical Examples Every one of these is a doctrine or a discipline engraven in the wood by some Bezaleel or aholiab of early Christian days. Footprints of […]