Shaphat [N] [E] [H]
(judge ). 1.The Simeonite spy, son of Hori. ( Numbers 13:5 ) (B.C. 1490).
- The father of the prophet Elisha. ( 1 Kings 19:18 1 Kings 19:19 ; 2 Kings 3:11 ; 6:31 ) (B.C. before 900.)
- One of the six sons of Shemaiah in the royal line of Judah. ( 1 Chronicles 3:22 ) (B.C. 350.)
- One of the chiefs of the Gadites in Bashan. ( 1 Chronicles 5:12 ) (B.C. 750.)
- The son of Adlai, who was over Davids oxen in the valleys. ( 1 Chronicles 27:29 ) (B.C. 1020.)
[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 InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Shaphat'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.