Salma [N]

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

Salma, or Salmon

(garment ), ( Ruth 4:20 Ruth 4:21 ; 1 Chronicles 2:11 1 Chronicles 2:51 1 Chronicles 2:54 ; Matthew 1:4 Matthew 1:5 ; Luke 3:32 ) son of Nahshon. the prince of the children of Judah, and father of Boat, the husband of Ruth. (B.C. 1296.) Bethlehem-ephratah, which was Salmons inheritance, was part of the territory of Caleb, the grandson of Ephratah; and this caused him to be reckoned among the sons of Caleb.

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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Salma, or Salmon'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.




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