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Abishur

Abishur [N] [H] [S]

father of the wall; i.e., "mason", one of the two sons of Shammai of the tribe of Judah ( 1 Chronicles 2:28 1 Chronicles 2:29 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Abishur". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Abishur [N] [E] [S]

father of the wall; father of uprightness
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Abishur'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Abishur [N] [E] [H]

(father of the wall ), son of Shammai. ( 1 Chronicles 2:28 )


[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 'Abishur'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

ABISHUR

a-bi'-shur ('abhishur, "my father is a wall"):

Great-grandson of Jerahmeel and Atarah, Jerahmeel being great-grandson of Judah. Abishur was son of Shammai, and was the husband of Abihail, and the father of sons (1 Chronicles 2:28,29).


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ABISHUR'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.