Character Study on Machirites

Character Study on Machirites

Numbers 26: Of the sons of Manasseh: of Machir, the family of the Machirites: and Machir begat Gilead: of Gilead come the family of the Gileadites.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Machirites
(muh' kih ritess) See Machir .



Morrish Bible Dictionary - Machirites
Descendants of Machir father of Gilead. Numbers 26:29 .

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Makirites - (may' kih ritess) NIV spelling of Machirites
Machir - Machir was the head of the family called the Machirites (Numbers 26:29 ). Apparently the territory of the Machirites started at the site of Mahanaim, on the Jabbok River, extended northward, and included the region around the Yarmuk River (Joshua 13:29-31 )
Machir - ’ These names are ethnographic, and their use suggests that the Machirites were either coterminous with the tribe of Manasseh (wh
Machir - His descendants are referred to under the name of Machirites, being the offspring of Gilead (Numbers 26:29 )