Adoniram - (Adoram, sourcetext|source=Bible|version=King James|book=1 Kings|chapter=4|verse=6; sourcetext|source=Bible|version=King James|book=1 Kings|chapter=5|verse=14|nobook=), the son of Abda, was the tax collector of King Rehoboam. In the language of the Tanakh, he was "over thetribute," i.e., the levy or forced labor. He was stoned todeath by the people of Israel when he came to collect taxes (sourcetext|source=Bible|version=King James|book=1 Kings|chapter=12|verse=18).

Adoniram appears in Masonic rituals. He was in charge of conscripted timber cutters during the building of King Solomon's temple. I Kings 5:13,14

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  • Adoniram — ist der Vorname folgender Personen: Adoniram J. Holmes (1842–1902), US amerikanischer Politiker Adoniram Judson (1788–1850), US amerikanischer Missionar Henry Adoniram Swift (1823–1869), US amerikanischer Politiker Siehe auch: Abda (Vater des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Adoniram — Adoniram, 1) so v.w. Adon Hiram; 2) so v.w. Adoram …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • ADONIRAM — fil. Abda, qui erat super tributa Salomovis, quique triginta milibus hominum praefectus fuit, qui materiam cedrinam et prineam in Libano monte caederent, ad Templi aedificationem. 1 Reg. c. 4. et 5 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Adoniram —    (Adoram, 1 Kings 12:18), the son of Abda, was over the tribute, i.e., the levy or forced labour. He was stoned to death by the people of Israel (1 Kings 4:6; 5:14) …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Adoniram Judson — (* 9. August 1788 in Malden, (Massachusetts); † 12. April 1850 auf See) war ein US amerikanischer Missionar. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Literatur 3 Weblinks …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Adoniram Judson Gordon — ( A.J. ) was born in New Hampshire on April 13, 1836. His father, Baptist deacon John Calvin Gordon, was a Calvinist. His mother, Sally Robinson Gordon, was later described by this son as a minister whose family (of twelve children) was her… …   Wikipedia

  • Adoniram J. Holmes — Adoniram Judson Holmes (March 2, 1842 January 21, 1902) was a U.S. Representative from Iowa.Born in Wooster, Ohio, Holmes moved with his parents to Palmyra, Wisconsin, in 1853. He attended the common schools, and entered Milton College of Milton …   Wikipedia

  • Adoniram J. Warner — Adoniram Judson Warner (January 13, 1834 August 12, 1910) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio and a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.Born in Wales, near Buffalo, New York, Warner moved with his parents to Wisconsin at the… …   Wikipedia

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