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Bathshua
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bathshua, Daughter of Shua
Bathshua, Daughter of Shua (בַּת־שׁוּעַ‎, bath-shua'). The Canaanite wife of Judah and mother of Er, Onan, and Shelah (1 Chr 2:3; see also Gen 38:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bathshua (Person)
BATHSHUA (PERSON) [Heb bat-šûaʿ (בַּת־שׁוּעַ)]. The name of two women in the OT.1. The Canaanite wife of Jacob’s fourth son, Judah, and the mother of his sons Er, Onan, and Shelah (1 Chr 2:3). In Hebrew, Bathshua literally means “daughter of Shua.” Hence, Bathshua may not be a proper name, but rather
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bath-shua
Bath-shua. 1. Canaanite wife of Judah who bore him three sons: Er, Onan, and Shelah (Gn 38:2–5, kjv Shuah; 1 Chr 2:3, Shua).2. Alternate spelling of Bathsheba in 1 Chronicles 3:5.See Bathsheba.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bath-Shua
Bath-Shua bath-shoo̅ʹə [Heb. baṯ-šûa‘—‘daughter of opulence’ or ‘daughter of Shua’].
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bathshua
BATHSHUA1. Canaanite wife of Judah who bore him three sons: Er, Onan, and Shelah (Gn 38:2–5; 1 Chr 2:3).2. Alternate spelling of Bathsheba in 1 Chronicles 3:5. See Bathsheba.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bath-Shua
BATH-SHUA. An alternate form of Bathsheba (q.v.), mother of Solomon (cf. (1 Chr 3:5; 2 Sam 12:24).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bath-Shua
Bath-Shua (Heb. baṯ-šûaʿ)1. The Canaanite wife of Judah and the mother of his sons Er, Onan, and Shelah (1 Chr. 2:3). Her designation as the “daughter of Shua” (Gen. 38:2) suggests that “Bath-shua” does not represent a proper name.2. An alternate form of Bathsheba, the daughter of Ammiel, wife of
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Bath-Shua
BATH-SHUA (Hebrew, “daughter of Shua”) The Canaanite wife of Judah, Jacob’s fourth son (1 Chr 2:3; cf. Gen 38:2). She was the mother of Er, Onan, and Shelah. Bath-shua is also an alternate name of Bathsheba.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bathshua
BATHSHUA [BATH shoo uh] — the name of two women in the Old Testament:1. A variant form of Bathsheba, third wife of King David (1 Chr. 3:5).2. A wife of Judah (1 Chr. 2:3, NRSV).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BATHSHUA
BATHSHUA<bath’-shu-a> (בַּת־שׁוּעַ‎ [bath-shuà], “the daughter of opulence” or “the daughter of Shua”; compare BATH-SHEBA; for derivation see HPN, 67, 69, note 3):1. In Genesis 38:2 and 1 Chronicles 2:3, where the name is translated “Shua’s daughter,” the wife of Judah.2. In 1 Chronicles
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Bathshua
Bathshua [Bath-shu-ah](Hebrew origin: Daughter of wealth)(1 Chronicles 3:5). 10th century b.c. Bathshua, daughter of Ammiel—also called Eliam—is better known as Bathsheba, King David’s favorite wife and the mother of King Solomon. (Please read the entry for Bathsheba [2 Samuel 11:3].)(1 Chronicles
See also
Relatives
Shua Father
Jacob Father-In-Law
Leah Mother-In-Law
Judah Husband
Er Son
Onan Son
Shelah Son
Tamar Daughter-In-Law
Er Grandson
Saraph Grandson
Laadah Grandson