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doeg


doeg


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Doeg 
  fearful,  an  Edomite,  the  chief  overseer  of  Saul's  flocks  (1  Sam. 
  21:7).  At  the  command  of  Saul  he  slew  the  high  priest  Ahimelech 
  (q.v.)  at  Nob,  together  with  all  the  priests  to  the  number  of 
  eighty-five  persons.  (Comp.  Ps  52,  title.) 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Doeg,  careful,  who  acts  with  uneasiness