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Achsah

Achsah [N] [E] [H]

(ankle-chain, anklet ), daughter of Caleb. Her father promised her in marriage to whoever should take Debir. Othniel, her fathers younger brother, took that city, and accordingly received the hand of Achsah as his reward. Caleb added to her dowry the upper and lower springs. (B.C. 1450-1426.) ( Joshua 15:15-19 ; Judges 1:11-15 )


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Achsah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.