Definitions of Buz

  1. despised; plundered
  2. contempt. The second son of Nahor and Milcah, and brother of Huz ( Genesis 22:21 ). Elihu was one of his descendants ( Job 32:2 ).
  3. contempt. One of the chiefs of the tribe of Gad ( 1 Chronicles 5:14 ).
  4. contempt. A district in Arabia Petrea ( Jeremiah 25:23 ). 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 Buz". " Easton's Bible Dictionary". .
  5. ( contempt ). 1. The second son of Milcah and Nahor. ( Genesis 22:21 ) Elihu " the Buzite" was probably a descendant of Buz. 2. A name occurring in the genealogies of the tribe of Gad. ( 1 Chronicles 5:14 )
  6. A low murmur, as of bees, of talk, or of distant sounds; rumor; gossip.