And the third row a ligure, an agate, and an amethyst.
And the third row, a ligure, an agate, and an amethyst.
Lest ye corrupt yourselves
, and make you a graven image, the similitude of any figure, the likeness of male or female,
And the uttermost cities of the tribe of the children of Judah toward the coast of Edom southward were Kabzeel, and Eder, and Jagur,
1 Kings 6:
And he carved all the walls of the house round about with carved figures of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, within and without.
2 Kings 9:
But when Ahaziah the king of Judah saw this
, he fled by the way of the garden house. And Jehu followed after him, and said, Smite him also in the chariot. And they did so
at the going up to Gur, which is
by Ibleam. And he fled to Megiddo, and died there.
2 Chronicles 26:
And God helped him against the Philistines, and against the Arabians that dwelt in Gurbaal, and the Mehunims.
The words of Agur the son of Jakeh, even
the prophecy: the man spake unto Ithiel, even unto Ithiel and Ucal,
The carpenter stretcheth out his
rule; he marketh it out with a line; he fitteth it with planes, and he marketh it out with the compass, and maketh it after the figure of a man, according to the beauty of a man; that it may remain in the house.
Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light.
And after six days Jesus taketh with him
Peter, and James, and John, and leadeth them up into an high mountain apart by themselves: and he was transfigured before them.
Yea, ye took up the tabernacle of Moloch, and the star of your god Remphan, figures which ye made to worship them: and I will carry you away beyond Babylon.
Nevertheless death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not sinned after the similitude of Adam's transgression, who is the figure of him that was to come.
1 Corinthians 4:
And these things, brethren, I have in a figure transferred to myself and to
Apollos for your sakes; that ye might learn in us not to think of men
above that which is written, that no one of you be puffed up for one against another.
a figure for the time then present, in which were offered both gifts and sacrifices, that could not make him that did the service perfect, as pertaining to the conscience;
For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are
the figures of the true; but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us:
Accounting that God was
able to raise him
up, even from the dead; from whence also he received him in a figure.
1 Peter 3:
The like figure whereunto even
baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God,) by the resurrection of Jesus Christ:
Holman Bible Dictionary
(guhr-bay' uhl) Place name meaning, “foreign sojourner of Baal” or “young animal of Baal.” An Arabian or bedouin city which God helped King Uzziah of Judah (792-740 B.C.) attack (2 Chronicles 26:7 ). Greek manuscript evidence does not have Baal in the name. This would mean the city was Gur, also mentioned in the Amarna letters and situated east of Beersheba. Other scholars would identify the town with Jagur (Joshua 15:21 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary
(guhr) Place name meaning, “foreign sojourner” or “young animal.” An unidentified mountain road near Ibleam where Jehu's men caught up with and mortally wounded Ahaziah, king of Judah (841 B.C.) (2 Kings 9:27 ).
Easton's Bible Dictionary
A whelp, a place near Ibleam where Jehu's servants overtook and mortally wounded king Ahaziah (2 Kings 9:27 ); an ascent from the plain of Jezreel.
Morrish Bible Dictionary
At the ascent or 'going up to Gur' Ahaziah was slain in his chariot. 2 Kings 9:27 . Not identified.
- At the ascent or 'going up to Gur
' Ahaziah was slain in his chariot
- (Joshua 17:11 ) The ascent of Gur
was "at Ibleam," (2 Kings 9:27 ) somewhere near the present Jenin , probably to the north of it
- This would mean the city was Gur
, also mentioned in the Amarna letters and situated east of Beersheba. Other scholars would identify the town with JaGur
(Joshua 15:21 )
- It is mentioned also in 2 Kings 9:27 in connexion with the death of king Ahaziah, who fled by the way of Beth-haggan and ‘the ascent of Gur
, which is by Ibleam
This word should be compared to: (1) Gur
(Gen. The various characteristics of the “lion” make it a frequent fiGur
e of strength and power (Judg
- He joined his uncle Jehoram, king of Israel, in an expedition against Hazael, king of Damascus; but was wounded at the pass of Gur
when attempting to escape, and had strength only to reach Megiddo, where he died (2Kings 9:22-28)
Brickmakers and tailors are to receive 5 she a day (Â§ 274), and herdsmen the name nÃ¢qÃ®d is the Babylonian form of that denoting the occupation of Amos, the prophet 8 Gur
of corn a year, the Gur
being worth probably about a shekel
- Jehu killed Joram dead upon the spot: Ahaziah fled, but Jehu's people overtook him at the going up of Gur
, and mortally wounded him; notwithstanding which, he had strength enough to reach Megiddo, where he died
- To secure the eastern caravan route (the King's Highway), Uzziah rebuilt Elat (Eloth), the strategic port on the gulf of Aqaba (2 Chronicles 26:2 ) and campaigned against the Arabs of Gur
baal (possibly Gur
east of Beersheba), the Meunites (a branch of Edomites), and the Ammonites (2 Chronicles 26:7-8 )
- ) The oldest king of Ur known to us is Ur-Ba'u (servant of the goddess Ba'u), as Hommel reads the name, or Ur-Gur
, as others read it
Fleeing by the garden house, he was smitten in his chariot at the going up to Gur
by Ibleam, and he fled to Megiddo and died there
Two other nouns related to Gur
im and gerut. MeGur
im occurs 11 times and refers to the “status or condition of being a client” (Gen