Uzal

Uzal (Yoo´zuhl)

A son of Joktan (Gen 10:27; 1Chr 1:21) and a clan name whose association with other names and locations south of Moab suggests an Arabian location. In (Ezek 27:17) the association of Uzal with other Arabian locations suggests modern San‘a, in the southwest corner of the peninsula about seventy miles west of Marib.

Gen 10:27

27Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

1Chr 1:21

21Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

Ezek 27:17

17Judah and the land of Israel traded with you; they exchanged for your merchandise wheat from Minnith, millet, honey, oil, and balm.

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.