Naphish

Naphish [N] [H] [S]

refresher, one of the sons of Ishmael ( Genesis 25:15 ; 1 Chronicles 1:31 ). He was the father of an Arab tribe.

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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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Bibliography Information

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

Naphish [N] [E] [S]

the soul; he that rests
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

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

Naphish [N] [E] [H]

(refreshment ), the last but one of the sons of Ishmael. ( Genesis 25:15 ; 1 Chronicles 1:31 )


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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 'Naphish'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

NAPHISH

na'-fish (naphish; Naphes, D, Napheth):

A son of Ishmael (Genesis 25:15; 1 Chronicles 1:31). Naphish, along with other Hagrite clans, was overwhelmingly defeated by the Israelite tribes on the East of the Jordan (1 Chronicles 5:19, the King James Version "Nephish"). Their descendants are mentioned among the Nethinim by the name "Nephisim," the King James Version and the Revised Version margin "Nephusim" (Ezra 2:50); "Nephushesim," the King James Version and the Revised Version margin "Nephishesim" (Nehemiah 7:52); "Naphisi" (1 Esdras 5:31).


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