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Jahdai

Jahdai [N] [S]

grasper, a descendant of Caleb, of the family of Hezron ( 1 Chronicles 2:47 ).

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

Bibliography Information

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

JAHDAI

ja'-da-i, ja'-di (yahday, "Yah leads" (?); Baer reads yehday):

In 1 Chronicles 2:47, where six sons of Jahdai are mentioned. "The name has been taken as that of another wife or concubine of Caleb; more probably Jahdai is a descendant of Caleb, whose name, in the original connection, has fallen from the text" (Curtis, Chronicles, 96).


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