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Arioch (ā`rēŏk), in the Bible. 1 See ChedorlaomerChedorlaomer
, in the Bible, king of Elam. With him were allied Amraphel, king of Shinar; Arioch, king of Ellasar; and Tidal, "king of nations." They attacked the Cities of the Plain and were pursued and slain by Abraham.
..... Click the link for more information. . 2 Captain under Nebuchadnezzar.
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AND IT CAME TO PASS IN THE DAYS OF AMRAPHEL KING OF SHINAR, ARIOCH
KING OF ELLASAR, CHEDORLAOMER KING OF ELAM .
The hero has someone at court who presents him to the king (the cup-bearer in Genesis 41:9-13, Arioch
in Daniel 2:25, the queen in Daniel 5:10-12).