The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahumai, Son of Jahath
Ahumai, Son of Jahath (אֲחוּמַי‎, achumay). A descendant of Judah identified as the son of Jahath and part of the “clans of the Zorathites” (1 Chr 4:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahumai (Person)
AHUMAI (PERSON) [Heb ʾăḥûmay (אֲחוּמַי)]. A member of the tribe of Judah and the son of Jahath (1 Chr 4:1–2). However, he may have been a Calebite, since Shobal, the grandfather of Ahumai, is identified as a descendant of Caleb in 1 Chr 2:50, 52. The genealogy found in 1 Chr 4:1–7 was originally a
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ahumai ə-hooʹmə-ī, ə-hoo̅ʹmī [Heb. aḥûmay]. A descendant of Shobol of the tribe of Judah (1 Ch. 4:2).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ahumai (Heb. ʾăḥûmay)The son of Jahath of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:2).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ahumai [ə hūˊmī] (Heb. ˒aḥûmay). The son of Jahath of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:2).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ahuma´i (brother of water, i.e., cowardly), son of Jabath, a descendant of Judah, and head of one of the families of the Zorathites. 1 Chron. 4:2.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
AHU´MAI (a-hūʹmī; “brother of water”). The son of Jahath, a descendant of Judah, and of the family of the Zorathites (1 Chron. 4:2).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
AHUMAI [a HUE mih] — a son of Jahath and a descendant of Judah (1 Chr. 4:2).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AHUMAI<a-hu’-ma-i>, <a-hu’-mi> ( אֲחוּמַי‎ [’achumay], “brother of water”(?)): A descendant of Shobal of the tribe of Judah (1 Chronicles 4:2).
See also
Jahath Father
Lahad Brother
Reaiah Grandfather