Shaaph [N]

(division ).

  1. The son of Jahdai. ( 1 Chronicles 2:47 )
  2. The son of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel, by his concubine Maachah. ( 1 Chronicles 2:49 ) (B.C. after 1445.)

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

Bibliography Information

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


shy'-af (sha`aph):

(1) A son of Jahdai (1 Chronicles 2:47).

(2) The son of Maachah, a concubine of Caleb, the brother of Jerahmeel. Shaaph is called the "father," or founder, of the city Madmannah (1 Chronicles 2:48).

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