selling; knowing

(sold). + The eldest son, (Joshua 17:1) of the patriarch Manasseh by an Aramite or Syrian concubine. (1 Chronicles 7:14) At the time of the conquest the family of Machir had become very powerful, and a large part of the country on the east of Jordan was subdued by them. (Numbers 32:39; 3:15) + The […]

-1. One of the sons of Manasseh Ge 50:23 .Father of the Machirites Nu 26:29; 36:1 .The land of Gilead allotted to Nu 32:39,40; De 3:15; Jos 13:31 .Certain cities of Bashan given to Jos 13:31; 17:1 -2. A man of Lo-debar who took care of Jonathan’s lame son, Mephibosheth 2Sa 9:4,5; 17:27

Sold. (1.) Manasseh’s oldest son (Josh. 17:1), or probably his only son (see 1 Chr. 7:14, 15; comp. Num. 26:29-33; Josh. 13:31). His descendants are referred to under the name of Machirites, being the offspring of Gilead (Num. 26:29). They settled in land taken from the Amorites (Num. 32:39, 40; Deut. 3:15) by a special […]