Hori

HORI (hō'rī, cave-dweller)

A son of Seir, a Horite, and founder of the Horites (Gen.36.22, Gen.36.29-Gen.36.30; 1Chr.1.39).A Simeonite whose son Shaphat was one of the twelve spies whom Joshua sent to investigate the land of Canaan (Num.13.5).


HORI (חֹרִ֣י). 1. The first son of Lotan; progenitor of a Horite subclan in Edom (Gen 36:22; 1 Chron 1:39).

2. A Simeonite, father of Shaphat, one of the twelve spies (Num 13:5).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(chori, "cave-dweller"):

(1) A Horite descendant of Esau (Ge 36:22; 1Ch 1:39).

(2) A Simonite, father of Shaphat, one of the twelve spies (Nu 13:5).