Definitions of Azmaveth

  1. strong death; a he-goat
  2. a place to all appearance in Benjamin, being named with other towns belonging to that tribe. ( Ezra 2:24 ) The name elsewhere occurs as BETH-AZMAVETH.
  3. strong as death. One of David's thirty warriors ( 2 Samuel 23:31 ).
  4. strong as death. An overseer over the royal treasury in the time of David and Solomon ( 1 Chronicles 27:25 ).
  5. strong as death. A town in the tribe of Judah, near Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 12:29 ; Ezra 2:24 ).
  6. strong as death. 1 Chronicles 8:36 These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.[ N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible DictionaryBibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. " Entry for Azmaveth". " Easton's Bible Dictionary". .
  7. ( strong unto death ). 1. One of Davids mighty men, a native of Bahurim, ( 2 Samuel 23:31 ; 1 Chronicles 11:33 ) and therefore probably a Benjamite. ( B.C. 1060). 2. A descendant of Mephibosheth, or Merib-baal. ( 1 Chronicles 8:36 ; 9:42 ) 3. The father of Jeziel and Pelet, two of the skilled Benjamite slingers and archers who joined David at Ziklag ( 1 Chronicles 10:3 ) perhaps identical with No. 1. 4. Overseer of the royal treasures in the reign of David. ( 1 Chronicles 27:25 )
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