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Bible Dictionaries

Morrish Bible Dictionary

Uz

1. Son of Aram, a son of Shem. Genesis 10:23; 1 Chronicles 1:17 .

2. Son of Dishan, a son of Seir. Genesis 36:28; 1 Chronicles 1:42 .

3. The native land of Job, perhaps the district peopled by the descendants of one of the above, or of Huz the son of Nahor. Job 1:1; Jeremiah 25:20; Lamentations 4:21 . It is supposed to have been in the south-east of Palestine towards Arabia Deserta, which would lie open to attacks from the Sabeans and the Chaldeans.

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Morrish, George. Entry for 'Uz'. Morrish Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/mbd/u/uz.html. 1897.

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