Shebam

Shebam [N] [S]

compassing about; old men
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Bibliography Information

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

Shebam [N] [H]

(fragrance ), one of the towns in the pastoral district on the east of Jordan; demanded by and finally ceded to the tribes of Reuben and Gad. ( Numbers 32:3 ) It is probably the same as SHIBMAH, ( Numbers 32:38 ) and SIBMAH. ( Joshua 13:13 ; Isaiah 16:8 Isaiah 16:9 ; Jeremiah 48:32 )


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Shebam'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

SHEBAM

she'-bam.

See SEBAM.


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