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  • The fourth son of Shem (Genesis 10:22 ; 1 Chronicles 1:17 ), ancestor of the Lydians probably.

  • One of the Hamitic tribes descended from Mizraim (Genesis 10:13 ), a people of Africa (Ezekiel 27:10 ; 30:5 ), on the west of Egypt. The people called Lud were noted archers (Isaiah 66:19 ; Compare Jeremiah 46:9 ).

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    These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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    Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Lud'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 1897.

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