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Jehozabad

Jehozabad [N] [H] [S]

Jehovah-given.

  • The son of Obed-edom ( 1 Chronicles 26:4 ), one of the Levite porters.

  • The son of Shomer, one of the two conspirators who put king Jehoash to death in Millo in Jerusalem ( 2 Kings 12:21 ).

  • 2 Chronicles 17:18 .

    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
    [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 Jehozabad". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Jehozabad [N] [E] [S]

    the Lord\'s dowry; having a dowry
    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 'Jehozabad'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Jehozabad [N] [E] [H]

    (whom Jehovah gave ).

    1. A Korhite Levite, second son of Obed-edom, and one of the porters of the south gate of the temple and of the storehouse there in the time of David. ( 1 Chronicles 26:4 1 Chronicles 26:15 ) compared with Nehe 12:25 (B.C. 1014.)
    2. A Benjamite, captain of 180,000 armed men, in the days of King Jehoshaphat. ( 2 Chronicles 17:18 ) (B.C. 910.)
    3. Son of Shomer or Shimrith, a Moabitish woman, who with another conspired against King Joash and slew him in his bed. ( 2 Kings 2:21 ; 2 Chronicles 24:26 ) (B.C. 837.)

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

    JEHOZABAD

    je-hoz'-a-bad (yehozabhadh, "Yahweh has bestowed"):

    (1) A servant of King Jehoash of Judah. According to 2 Kings 12:21 (22), he was a son of Shomer, but 2 Chronicles 24:26 makes him "son of Shimrith the Moabitess."

    (2) A Korahite doorkeeper, son of Obed-edom (1 Chronicles 26:4).

    (3) A Benjamite, one of King Jehoshaphat's warriors (2 Chronicles 17:18).


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