deceitful, a town where Shelah, the son of Judah, was born ( Genesis 38:5 ). Probably the same as Achzib (q.v.).
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Chezib". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".