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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Hur 
  a  hole,  as  of  a  viper,  etc  (1.)  A  son  of  Caleb  (1  Chr.  2:19, 
  50;  4:1,  4;  comp.  2  Chr.  1:5). 
 
  (2.)  The  husband  of  Miriam,  Moses'  sister  (Ex.  17:10-12).  He 
  was  associated  with  Aaron  in  charge  of  the  people  when  Moses  was 
  absent  on  Sinai  (Ex.  24:14).  He  was  probably  of  the  tribe  of 
  Judah,  and  grandfather  of  Bezaleel  (Ex.  31:2;  35:30;  1  Chr. 
  2:19). 
 
  (3.)  One  of  the  five  princes  of  Midian  who  were  defeated  and 
  slain  by  the  Israelites  under  the  command  of  Phinehas  (Num. 
  31:8). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Hur,  liberty;  whiteness;  hole 
 




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