Attai (daughter of Sheshan)
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A member of the tribe of Judah listed in the genealogy of 1 Chr 2 as the son of Sheshan’s daughter, probably Ahlai, who was married to his Egyptian slave Jarha (1 Chr 2:35–36).
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
ATTAI (PERSON) [Heb ʿattay (עַתַּי)]. The name of 3 individuals in the Hebrew Bible.1. Mentioned in the genealogy of Jerahmeel in the Hezron clan of the tribe of Judah, he was the son of one of Sheshan’s daughters and his Egyptian servant Jarha (1 Chr 2:35–36). Attai in turn fathered a son named Nathan.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ATTAI1. Son of Sheshan’s daughter and of Jarha, Sheshan’s Egyptian slave. Attai was from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 2:35–36).2. Warrior from Gad’s tribe who joined David at Ziklag in his struggle against King Saul (1 Chr 12:11).3. Son of King Rehoboam of Judah by Maachah, and Solomon’s grandson (2 Chr 11:20).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
At´ta-i (opportune).1. Grandson of Sheshan the Jerahmeelite through his daughter Ahlai, whom he gave in marriage to Jarha, his Egyptian slave. 1 Chron. 2:35, 36. His grandson Zabad was one of David’s mighty men. 1 Chron. 11:41.2. One of the lion-faced warriors of Gad, captains of the host, who forded
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
ATTAI [AT ay eye] — the name of three Old Testament men:1. A grandson of Sheshan the Jerahmeelite through Sheshan’s daughter Ahlai and her husband Jarha (1 Chr. 2:35–36).2. A Gadite soldier who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:8).3. The second son of King Rehoboam by his second wife, Maacah (2 Chr.