Hul

HUL (hŭl). The second son of Aram and grandson of Shem. A descendant of Noah (Gen.10.23). He is also called son of Shem (1Chr.1.17).


HUL (ח֖וּל). One of the sons of Aram in the table of nations (Gen 10:23). The Heb. of 1 Chronicles 1:17 lists him simply as among the “sons of Shem” without distinguishing sons from grandsons.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

The name of one of the "sons of Aram" in the list of nations descended from Noah, but a people of uncertain identity and location (Ge 10:23; 1Ch 1:17).ew>yaquq, which stands on the West of Wady el-`Amud, to the Northwest of Gennesaret, about 4 miles from the sea. This would fall on the boundary of Zebulun and Naphtali, between Tabor and Hannathon (Jos 19:14). The identification may be correct; but it seems too far from Tabor.