Jarha, [N]

the Egyptian servant of Sheshan, about the time of Eli, to whom his master gave his daughter and heir in marriage; ( 1 Chronicles 2:34 1 Chronicles 2:35 ) (B.C. before 1491.)

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

Bibliography Information

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


jar'-ha (yarcha`, meaning unknown):

An Egyptian slave of Shesham, about Eli's time (compare HPN, 235), who married his master's daughter, and became the founder of a house of the Jerahmeelites (1 Chronicles 2:34).

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