Bichri

Bichri

(bĭk`rī), in the Bible, father of ShebaSheba
. 1 In the Bible, rebel against David. 2 Queen of Sheba, who according the the Bible visited Solomon after hearing about the fame of his wisdom. In Arabic legend, Solomon and the queen, called Bilqis or Balkis, married.
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 (3,) but "son of Bichri" may stand for "descendants of Becher" (see BecherBecher
, in the Bible. 1 Son of Benjamin. In First Chronicles "his first-born" should perhaps be read "Becher"; cf. Bocheru. See Bichri. 2 Son of Ephraim. His descendants are called Bachrites. He also appears as Bered.
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 (1)). The "Berites," supporters of Sheba, are apparently to be understood as "Bichrites."
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When Joab, King David's army commander, goes to Abel of Beth-maacah where Sheba, the rebellious son of Bichri, a Benjamite, is hiding, he threatens to destroy the entire city, possibly causing a rift in the nation.
De son cote, Hamid Bichri, president de l'Organisation marocaine pour le developpement, la solidarite et les droits (Italie), a mis l'accent sur la necessite de desenclavement de la ville de Oued Zem et la faire sortir de l'exclusion et de la marginalisation.
Sheba the son of Bichri publicly denies David's authority and as a result all but the tribe of Judah withdraw their allegiance from the king.
And the woman came in her wisdom to all the people, and they cut off the head of Sheba son of Bichri and flung it to Joab.
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A wise woman spoke to the inhabitants of Abel, and persuaded them to behead the rebellious Sheba ben Bichri, thus restoring peace (II Samuel, chapter 20).
Trois sections du PPS dans les regions de Reggio Emilia, Mantova Modena et la Cremone ont tenu recemment des assemblees generales, sous la presidence de Rachida Tahiri, membre du Bureau politique du PPS, Hamid Bichri, premier secretaire de la section de Bologne, et Mohamed Sallo, membre du Comite central, charge de la Communaute marocaine a l'etranger, au cours desquelles les participants ont elu les membres de ces sections.
All the men of Israel left David and followed Sheba son of Bichri (II Sam.
e) Sheba, the son of Bichri, who revolted against King David (2 Sam.
The second episode involving a wise woman occurred when Bichri ben-Sheba, rebelling against the King, entrenched himself in Abel-Beth-manoah.