Uts: a son of Aram, also a son of Nahor, also an Edomite, also perhaps a district East of Pal.Original Word: עוּץPart of Speech:
proper name; locationTransliteration:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a son of Aram, also a son of Nahor, also an Edomite, also perhaps a district E. of Pal.NASB Translation
Brown-Driver-Briggs עוּץ proper name 1. masculine a.
(eldest) 'son' of Aram Genesis 10:23
(P), = 'son' of Shem 1 Chronicles 1:17
, ᵐ5 Ως
b. eldest 'son' of Nahor Genesis 22:21 (J), A Ωξ, ᵐ5L Ωζ.
c. Edomite name Genesis 36:28 = 1 Chronicles 1:42, ᵐ5 Ως, ᵐ5L Ους
2. location (= 1. a, b, possibly also
c), מַלְכֵי אֶרֶץ הָעוּץ Jeremiah 25:20 (ᵐ5 omitted); בְּאֶרֶץעֿוּץ Job 1:1 (home of Job), ᵐ5 Αυσιτις; Lamentations 4:21 (strike out עוּץ ᵐ5 compare Bu and references); on Uz as vague name for east country see especially Buix. f.; DlPa 259, ZKF ii. 87 ff. puts in Hauran, or north (northeast) therefrom, = Assyrian Uƒƒu, but dubious with name עוּץ RSK 261 compare Arabic proper name, of divinity. , so WeHeid. 2, 146; against this NöZMG xi (1886), 183 f., but see reply RSSem i. 43.
Apparently from uwts; consultation; Uts, a son of Aram, also a Seirite, and the regions settled by them. -- Uz.
see HEBREW uwts