IOB yob (yobh; the King James Version Job): Third son of Issachar (Genesis 46:13). In parallel passages (Numbers 26:24; 1 Chronicles 7:1) the name is Jashub (yashubh), which the versions in Ge also support as the correct form. Copyright Statement These files are public domain. Bibliography Information Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'IOB'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.