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Dor

(328 words)

Author(s): Noort, Ed
[German Version] The ancient port of Dor ( Dw/'r; Dū'ru; Δῶρος/ Dṓros; Δῶρα/ Dṓra) is identical with Ḥel-Burğ (1425/2247). Dor is attested from Ramses II on and is mentioned as the dwelling place of the Tkr, a group of sea-peoples, in the travel report of Wenamun (1075). From Solomon on, it was claimed to be within Israelite territory (1 Kgs 4:11). The book of Joshua has another opinion (Josh 11:2, etc.). A seal (8th cent.) mentions a …

Philistines

(1,866 words)

Author(s): Niemann, Hermann Michael | Noort, Ed
[German Version] I. Old Testament Philistines (Heb. פְּלִשְׁתִים/ pelištîm; LXX ϕυλιστιείμ/ phylistieím [12 occurrences] and ἀλλόϕυλος/ allóphylos [269 occurrences]; Egyp. pl/rst) are represented in the Bible as living in the “Land of the Philistines” (Gen 21:32; Exod 13:17; 1 Sam 30:16 etc.); for Jewish narrators most specifically the area extending from Ashdod through Gath and Ekron to the boundary of Judea itself (1 Sam 5:1–12; 6:1). Their leaders are a group of five cooperating “princes” (Josh 13:3; Judg 3:3; …

Vriezen, Theodore Christiaan

(316 words)

Author(s): Noort, Ed
[German Version] (Jul 29, 1899, Dinxperlo – Jan 29, 1981, Amersfoort), professor of Old Testament and Semitic languages at Groningen from 1941 to 1956 and at Utrecht for 1956 to 1969 (1965–1966 in Beirut). For decades Vriezen was the preeminent Old Testament scholar of the Netherlands; he received an honorary doctorate from Bern in 1964. As a pastor, along with O. Eißfeldt, Aage Betzen, W. Eichrodt, and others he took part in the 1924 training course of the Deutsches Evangelisches Institut für Alt…

Philister

(1,507 words)

Author(s): Niemann, Hermann Michael | Noort, Ed
[English Version] I. Altes TestamentPhilister (hebr. פְּלִשְׁתִּים/pelisˇti^m; LXX ϕυλιστιει´μ/phylistiei´m [12x] und α᾿λλο´ϕυλος/allo´phylos [269x]; äg. pl/rst) bewohnen nach bibl. Darstellung das »Land der Ph.« (Gen 21,32; Ex 13,17; 1Sam 30,16 u. ö.), für judäische Erzähler am konkretesten das Gebiet von Asdod über Gath und Ekron bis an den Rand Kernjudas (1Sam 5,1–12; 6,1), und werden von einer einheitlich handelnden Gruppe von fünf »Fürsten« (Jos 13,3; Ri 3,3; 16,5; 1Sam 5,8 u. ö.) bzw. Königen (Gen 26,1…

Vriezen

(255 words)

Author(s): Noort, Ed
[English Version] Vriezen, Theodorus Christiaan (29.7.1899 Dinxperlo – 29.1.1981 Amersfoort), 1941–1956 o. Prof. für AT und Sem. Sprachen in Groningen, 1956–1969 in Utrecht (1965–1966 in Beirut). V. war jahrzehntelang der bedeutendste Alttestamentler der Niederlande (Dr. h.c. Bern 1964). Als Pfarrer nahm er 1924, zus. mit O. Eißfeldt, Aage Bentzen, W. Eichrodt u.a., am Lehrkurs des Deutschen Evangelischen Instituts für Altertumswissenschaft des Heiligen Landes in Jerusalem unter der Leitung von A. A…