Places Study on Uphaz

Places Study on Uphaz

Jeremiah 10: Silver spread into plates is brought from Tarshish, and gold from Uphaz, the work of the workman, and of the hands of the founder: blue and purple is their clothing: they are all the work of cunning men.
Daniel 10: Then I lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and behold a certain man clothed in linen, whose loins were girded with fine gold of Uphaz:

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Uphaz
UPHAZ . A supposed country or region mentioned in Jeremiah 10:9 , Daniel 10:5 , as a source of gold. Probably the word is miswritten for Ophir (wh. see).

J. F. McCurdy.

The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Uphaz
We read of the gold of Upham, perhaps the same as Opher: the certain man, Daniel saw in a vision, had his loins apparently girded with it. (Daniel 10:5) The church speaks of her Lord's head, as of this gold. (Song of Song of Solomon 5:11) And John's account of the Lord Jesus Christ is much to the same amount. (Revelation 1:13, etc.) What sublime descriptions they all are of the glories of his person. But how infinitely short of what Christ really is!

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Uphaz
Probably another name for Ophir (Jeremiah 10:9 ). Some, however, regard it as the name of an Indian colony in Yemen, southern Arabia; others as a place on or near the river Hyphasis (now the Ghana), the south-eastern limit of the Punjaub.
Holman Bible Dictionary - Uphaz
(yoo' faz) Unidentified source of fine gold (Jeremiah 10:9 ; Daniel 10:5 ) or else a term for fine gold. A related Hebrew term is translated “best gold” (1 Kings 10:18 ; Isaiah 13:12 ). Uphaz is possibly a copyist's change for Ophir at Jeremiah 10:9 as indicated by early versions.



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Uphaz
Jeremiah 10:9; Daniel 10:5. Ophir, of which Uphaz is a corruption. (See OPHIR.)

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Uphaz
Some place from whence gold was brought. Jeremiah 10:9 ; Daniel 10:5 ; supposed according to some ancient versions to be the same as OPHIR,q.v.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Uphaz
Pure gold; gold of Phasis or Pison
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Uphaz
A region producing fine gold, Jeremiah 10:9 Daniel 10:5 . In Hebrew it differs from Ophir by only one letter; and it is thought to denote the same region.

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Uphaz - Ophir, of which Uphaz is a corruption
Uphaz - Uphaz
Uphaz - Uphaz is possibly a copyist's change for Ophir at Jeremiah 10:9 as indicated by early versions
Gold - Arabia, Sheba, and Ophir, Uphaz, and Parvaim (used for "gold" in Job 22:24), were the gold producing countries
Girdle - Daniel 10:5, a similar passage, where ‘pure gold of Uphaz’ [Heb
Metals - ) Gold was imported from Ophir, Sheba, Parvaim, and Uphaz (1 Kings 9:27-28; 1 Kings 10:2; 1 Kings 10:10; 2 Chronicles 3:6; Jeremiah 10:9)