Character Study on Matri

Character Study on Matri

Exodus 13: That thou shalt set apart unto the LORD all that openeth the matrix, and every firstling that cometh of a beast which thou hast; the males shall be the LORD'S.
Exodus 13: And it came to pass, when Pharaoh would hardly let us go, that the LORD slew all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both the firstborn of man, and the firstborn of beast: therefore I sacrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the firstborn of my children I redeem.
Exodus 34: All that openeth the matrix is mine; and every firstling among thy cattle, whether ox or sheep, that is male.
Numbers 3: And I, behold, I have taken the Levites from among the children of Israel instead of all the firstborn that openeth the matrix among the children of Israel: therefore the Levites shall be mine;
Numbers 18: Every thing that openeth the matrix in all flesh, which they bring unto the LORD, whether it be of men or beasts, shall be thine: nevertheless the firstborn of man shalt thou surely redeem, and the firstling of unclean beasts shalt thou redeem.
1 Samuel 10: When he had caused the tribe of Benjamin to come near by their families, the family of Matri was taken, and Saul the son of Kish was taken: and when they sought him, he could not be found.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Matri
1 Samuel 10:21.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Matri, Matrites
(may' tri) The family within the tribe of Benjamin from which Saul came (1 Samuel 10:21 ).

The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Matri
The chief of Saul's family, signifying rain. from Matar, 1 Samuel 10:21.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Matri
Rain; prison
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Matri
A family in the tribe of Benjamin. 1 Samuel 10:21 .

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Kish -
The father of Saul; a Benjamite of the family of Matri