Character Study on Zuzims

Character Study on Zuzims

Genesis 14: And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer, and the kings that were with him, and smote the Rephaims in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzims in Ham, and the Emims in Shaveh Kiriathaim,

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Zamzummims - See Zuzims
Zamzummims - It has been conjectured that they might be Ham-Zuzims, i. , Zuzims dwelling in Ham, a place apparently to the south of Ashteroth (Genesis 14:5 ), the ancient Rabbath-ammon
Ham - A place somewhere on the east of the Dead Sea, where the Zuzims dwelt who were smitten by Chedorlaomer
Chedorlaomer - In the 13th they revolted, whereupon he, with his subordinate allies, the kings of Shinar (Babylonia), and Ellasar, and Tidal, "king of nations" (Median Scyths, belonging to the old population) smote the Rephaims in Ashteroth Karnaim, the Zuzims in Ham, the Emims in Shaveh Kiriathaim, the Horites in mount Seir, the Amalekites, and the Amorites in Hazezon Tamar; and finally encountered and defeated the five allied kings in the vale of Siddim
Ammonite - They inhabited the country east of the Jordan and north of Moab and the Dead Sea, from which they had expelled the Zamzummims or Zuzims (Deuteronomy 2:20 ; Genesis 14:5 )
Amalekites - which afterward belonged to them; whereas in the case of the other peoples themselves are named, the Rephaims, Zuzims, Emims, Horites, Amorites (Septuagint, however, and Origen read for "the country" "the princes"