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Dictionaries :: Tahpenes

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Easton's Bible Dictionary


the wife of Pharaoh, who gave her sister in marriage to Hadad the Edomite (1Ki 11:19,20).

Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary


standard; flight; temptation

International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia


ta'-pe-nez, ta-pe'-nez (tachpenec; Septuagint Thekem(e)ina): Queen of Egypt, the sister of Hadad's wife and the foster-mother of his son Genubath (1Ki 11:19 f).


Smith's Bible Dictionary


an Egyptian queen, was wife of the Pharaoh who received Hadad the Edomite, and who gave him her sister in marriage (1 Kings 11:18-20). (B.C. about 1000)

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