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Ishi

Ishi [N] [H] [S]

my husband, a symbolical name used in Hosea 2:16 (See BAALI .)

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.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Ishi [N] [E] [S]

salvation
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Ishi [N] [E] [H]

(salutary ).

  1. A man of the descendants of Judah, son of Appaim, ( 1 Chronicles 2:31 ) one of the great house of Hezron.
  2. In a subsequent genealogy of Judah we find another Ishi, with a son Zoheth. ( 1 Chronicles 4:20 )
  3. Head of a family of the tribe of Simeon. ( 1 Chronicles 4:42 )
  4. One of the heads of the tribe of Manasseh on the east of Jordan. ( 1 Chronicles 5:24 )

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

Ishi [N] [E] [H]

(my husband ). This word occurs in ( Hosea 2:16 ) It is the Israelite term, in opposition to Baali, the Canaanite term, with the same meaning, though with a significance of its own.


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

ISHI (1)

ish'-i (yish`i, "salutary"):

(1) A Jerahmeelite (1 Chronicles 2:31); the genealogy may denote his membership by blood, or only by adoption, in the tribe of Judah.

(2) A Judahite (1 Chronicles 4:20).

(3) A Simeonite, whose sons led 500 of their tribe against the Amalekites in Mt. Seir (1 Chronicles 4:42).

(4) One of the chiefs of Manasseh East of the Jordan (1 Chronicles 5:24).


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ISHI (1)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

ISHI (2)

ish'-i, i'-shi ('ishi, "my husband"; Septuagint ho aner mou):

The name symbolic of Yahweh's relation to Israel which Hosea (2:16) declares shall be used when Baali, "my lord," has become hateful on account of its associations with the worship of the Baals.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ISHI (2)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.