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1 Kings 4:8 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And these are their names: Ben-hur, in the hill-country of Ephraim;
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And these [are] their names: The son of Hur, in mount Ephraim:
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— These are their names: Ben-hur, in the hill country of Ephraim;
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And these [are] their names: The son of Hur, in mount Ephraim:
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And these are their names: Ben-Hur, in mount Ephraim.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, these, are their names, Ben-hur, in the hill country of Ephraim;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and these [are] their names: Ben-Hur in the hill-country of Ephraim;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And these are their names: Benhur, in mount Ephraim.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And these are their names: the sonne of Hur in mount Ephraim,
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And these [were] their names: Been the son of Or in the mount of Ephraim, one.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And these [are] their names: The son of Chur, in mount Efrayim:

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And these x428
(0428) Complement
Prolonged from H0411; these or those.
[are] their names: 8034
{8034} Prime
A primitive word (perhaps rather from H7760 through the idea of definite and conspicuous position; compare H8064); an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character.
The son of r חוּר, 1133
{1133} Prime
From H1121 and H2354; son of Chur; Ben Chur, an Israelite.
in mount 2022
{2022} Prime
A shortened form of H2042; a mountain or range of hills (sometimes used figuratively).
Efrayim אֶפרַיִם: 669
{0669} Prime
Dual of a masculine form of H0672; double fruit; Ephrajim, a son of Joseph; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

1 Kings 4:8

_ _ The son of Hur — or, as the Margin has it, Benhur, Bendekar. In the rural parts of Syria, and among the Arabs, it is still common to designate persons not by their own names, but as the sons of their fathers.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on 1 Kings 4:1-19.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

1 Kings 4:8

The son, &c. — This and others of them are denominated from their fathers, because they were known and famous in their generation.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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The son of Hur:
or, Ben-hur,
Judges 17:1 And there was a man of mount Ephraim, whose name [was] Micah.
Judges 19:1 And it came to pass in those days, when [there was] no king in Israel, that there was a certain Levite sojourning on the side of mount Ephraim, who took to him a concubine out of Bethlehemjudah.
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