Word Summary
Chur: four Israelites, also a Midianite
Original Word: חוּר
Transliteration: Chur
Phonetic Spelling: (khoor)
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: four Israelites, also a Midianite
Meaning: Hur -- four Israelites, also a Midianite
Strong's Concordance

The same as chuwr or chuwr; Chur, the name of four Israelites and one Midianite -- Hur.

see HEBREW chuwr

see HEBREW chuwr


H2354. Chur

II. חוּרproper name, masculine (meaning dubious; compare Nabataean proper name חורו‎ Nö in Eutp. 45) —

1 ᵐ5Ωρ, named with Aaron as compan. of Moses Exodus 17:10, 12; 24:14 (all E).

2 ᵐ5Ωρ, a Judahite Exodus 31:2 = 35:30, compare 38:22 (all P) 1 Chronicles 2:19-20, 50 (on divinity of verse see Be VB); also 4:1, 4; 2 Chronicles 1:5.

3 ᵐ5Ουρ, a king of Midian Numbers 31:8; Joshua 13:21 (both P).

4 ᵐ5L Εουρ (B omitted) head of fam. of returned exiles Nehemiah 3:9.

5 בֶּןחֿוּר‎ officer of Solomon 1 Kings 4:8, see below בֵּן‎ p. 122.

III. חוּר‎ = חֻר‎ see below III. חרר‎.