Easton's Bible Dictionary
youthful, A military chief in David's army ( 1
Chronicles 11:37 ), called also Paarai ( 2
Samuel 23:35 ).
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names
Smith's Bible Dictionary
(handmaid) One of the valiant men of David's armies.
Chronicles 11:37 ) In 1 Chronicles he is called the son of Ezbai, but in (
Samuel 23:35 ) he appears as "Paarai the Arbite." Kennicott decides that the
former is correct. (B.C. about 1015.)
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Son of Ezbai, one of David's heroes (1
Chronicles 11:37). In the parallel passage (2
Samuel 23:35), he is called "Paarai the Arbite." The true forms of the name
and description are uncertain (see Budde, Richter u. Samuel, and Curtis, Chronicles).
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