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Jarib

Jarib [N] [H] [S]

an adversary.

  • A son of Simeon ( 1 Chronicles 4:24 ).

  • One of the chiefs sent by Ezra to bring up the priests to Jerusalem ( Ezra 8:16 ).

  • Ezra 10:18 .

    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
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    Bibliography Information

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

  • Jarib [N] [E] [S]

    fighting; chiding; multiplying; avenging
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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    Bibliography Information

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

    Jarib [N] [E] [H]

    (adversary ).

    1. Named in the list of ( 1 Chronicles 4:24 ) only, as a son of Simeon. Perhaps the same as JACHIN. Genesis46; Exod 6; Numb 26.
    2. One of the "chief men" who accompanied Ezra on his journey from Babylon to Jerusalem. ( Ezra 8:16 ) (B.C. 469.)
    3. A priest of the house of Jeshua the son of Jozadak, who had married a foreign wife, and was compelled by Ezra to put her away. ( Ezra 10:18 ) (B.C. 459.)
    4. 1 Macc. 14:29. A contraction or corruption of the name JOARIB. ch. 2:1.

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

    JARIB

    ja'-rib, jar'-ib (yaribh, "he contends," or "takes (our) part," or "conducts (our) case"):

    (1) In 1 Chronicles 4:24, a "son" (clan) of Simeon = "Jachin" of Genesis 46:10; Exodus 6:15; Numbers 26:12.

    (2)In Ezra 8:16, one of the "chief men" for whom Ezra sent, and dispatched by him to Casiphia to fetch ministers for God's house = "Joribus" (1 Esdras 8:44).

    (3) In Ezra 10:18, a priest who had married a foreign wife = "Joribus" (1 Esdras 9:19).


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