flock of God, the son of Barzillai, the Meholathite, to whom Saul gave in marriage his daughter Merab (1 Sam. 18:19). The five sons that sprang from this union were put to death by the Gibeonites (2 Sam. 21:8, 9. Here it is said that Michal “brought up” [R.V., “bare”] these five sons, either that she treated them as if she had been their own mother, or that for “Michal” we should read “Merab,” as in 1 Sam. 18:19).
His elder daughter Merab he married to adriel the son of Barzillai.
The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI) Max Duncker
But when the time came, for some reason that we do not know of Merab was given to adriel the Meholathite.
The Expositor’s Bible: The First Book of Samuel W. G. Blaikie
a female given name: derived from Adrian. Contemporary Examples What I remember from the last reunion show was Adrienne blaming Lisa for allegedly selling stories about Adrienne to the tabloids. ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’: Brandi Glanville on Her Book, Kim and Kyle, & More Nicole LaPorte November 4, 2012 He falls for the titular […]
floating without control; ; not anchored or moored: The survivors were adrift in the rowboat for three days. lacking aim, direction, or stability. Contemporary Examples adrift in senility and depression, Hitchcock is dismantling his life, putting it away. Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days David Freeman December 12, 2014 Just this […]
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a city in E Argentina, near Buenos Aires.
expert or nimble in the use of the hands or body. cleverly skillful, resourceful, or ingenious: an adroit debater. Contemporary Examples He is adroit and dry, and balances humor with the humanity of life. Pierce Brosnan’s Life After Bond: From Action Hero to Losing His Daughter to Cancer Tim Teeman July 1, 2014 Modern circumstances […]