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Hashum

Hashum [N] [H] [S]

opulent.

  • Ezra 2:19 ; Nehemiah 7:22 .
  • Stood on Ezra's left hand while he read the law ( Nehemiah 8:4 ).

    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 Hashum". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Hashum [N] [E] [S]

    silence; their hasting
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [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 'Hashum'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Hashum [N] [E] [H]

    (rich ).

    1. Bene-Hashum, 223 in number, came back from Babylon with Zerubbabel. ( Ezra 2:19 ; 10:33 ; Nehemiah 7:22 ) (B.C. before 536.) The chief man of the family was among these who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 10:18 ) (B.C. 410.)
    2. One of the priests or Levites who stood on Ezras left hand while he read the law to the congregation. ( Nehemiah 8:4 ) (B.C. 410.)

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

    HASHUM

    ha'-shum (chashum):

    (1) In Ezra 2:19; Nehemiah 7:22, "children of Hashum" are mentioned among the returning exiles. In Ezra 10:33 (compare 1 Esdras 9:33, "Asom"), members of the same family are named among those who married foreign wives.

    (2) One of those who stood on Ezra's left at the reading of the law (Nehemiah 8:4; 1 Esdras 9:44, "Lothasubus"). The signer of the covenant (Nehemiah 10:18) is possibly the same.


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