Character Study on Ahilud

Character Study on Ahilud

2 Samuel 8: And Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the host; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder;
2 Samuel 20: And Adoram was over the tribute: and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder:
1 Kings 4: Elihoreph and Ahiah, the sons of Shisha, scribes; Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud, the recorder.
1 Kings 4: Baana the son of Ahilud; to him pertained Taanach and Megiddo, and all Bethshean, which is by Zartanah beneath Jezreel, from Bethshean to Abelmeholah, even unto the place that is beyond Jokneam:
1 Chronicles 18: And Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the host; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud, recorder.

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Hitchcock's Bible Names - Ahilud
A brother born
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Ahilud
2 Samuel 8:16; 2 Samuel 20:24; 1 Kings 4:3; 1 Chronicles 18:15.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Ahilud
AHILUD . 1 . Father of Jehoshaphat, the chronicler under David and Solomon ( 2 Samuel 8:16 ; 2Sa 20:24 , 1 Kings 4:3 , 1 Chronicles 18:15 ). 2 . Father of Baana, one of Solomon’s twelve commissariat officers ( 1 Kings 4:12 ).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Ahilud
(uh hi' luhd) Personal name meaning, “a brother is born.” The father of Jehoshaphat, David's court recorder (2 Samuel 8:16 ), who retained the position under Solomon (1 Kings 4:3 ). Probably the same Ahilud was father of Baana, Solomon's official to get court provisions from the province around Taanach, Megiddo, and Beth-shean (1 Kings 4:12 ).



Morrish Bible Dictionary - Ahilud
Father of Jehoshaphat the 'recorder' of David and Solomon, 2 Samuel 8:16 ; 2 Samuel 20:24 ; 1 Kings 4:3,12 ; 1 Chronicles 18:15 , and father of Baana, one of Solomon's commissariat officers. 1 Kings 4:12 .

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Ahilud - Ahilud
ba'Ana -
The son of Ahilud, Solmon's commissariat officer in Jezreel and the north of the Jordan valley
Ahilud - Probably the same Ahilud was father of Baana, Solomon's official to get court provisions from the province around Taanach, Megiddo, and Beth-shean (1 Kings 4:12 )
Education - Seraiah was David's scribe or secretary, and Jehoshaphat, son of Ahilud, was "recorder" or writer of chronicles, historiographer (2 Samuel 8:16-17); Shebun was Hezekiah's scribe (2 Kings 18:37)
Jehosh'Aphat - ... Son of Ahilud, who filled the office of recorder of annalist in the courts of David, (2 Samuel 8:16 ) etc
Jehoshaphat - Son of Ahilud, and recorder to David and Solomon
Jehoshaphat - ... ... Son of Ahilud, "recorder" or annalist under David and Solomon (2 Samuel 8:16 ), a state officer of high rank, chancellor or vizier of the kingdom
Jehoshaphat - Son of Ahilud (2 Samuel 8:16; 1 Kings 4:3; compare Esther 6:1)