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Eshtemoa (son of Ishbah)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa, Son of Ishbah
Eshtemoa, Son of Ishbah (אֶשְׁתְּמֹעַ‎, eshtemoa'). A descendant of Judah (1 Chr 4:17).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa (Person)
ESHTEMOA (PERSON) [Heb ʾeštĕmoʿa (אֶשְׁתְּמָעַ‎)].1. The son of Ishbah listed in the genealogy of Caleb (1 Chr 4:17). This figure is otherwise unknown.2. A Maacathite, the grandson of Hodiah listed in the genealogy of Caleb (1 Chr 4:19). This figure is otherwise unknown. See also ESHTEMOA (PLACE).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Eshtemoa (Person)
Eshtemoa (Person). 1. Ishbah’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:17).2. Ma-acathite from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:19).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Eshtemoa (son of Ishbah)
1. Son of Ishbah; a descendant of Caleb (1 Ch. 4:17). Another view is that Ishbah was “lord” of the city of Eshtemoa.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa (Person)
ESHTEMOA (Person)1. Ishbah’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:17).2. Maacathite from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:19).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Eshtemoa
Eshtemoa (esh´tuh-moh´uh).1 A city in the hill country of Judah that was given to the Levites (Josh. 21:14). David shared his booty with the city following his defeat of the Amalekites (1 Sam. 30:28). It is also called Eshtemoh (Josh. 15:50) and is tentatively identified as modern es-Samu, about ten
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eshtemoa
ESHTEMOA, ESHTEMOH1. Son of Ishbah, Eshtemoa was a descendant of Caleb (1 Chr 4:17).2. A Maachathite, the son of Hodiah (1 Chr 4:19).3. The spelling Eshtemoh is found only in Josh 15:50. A city approximately eight miles S of Hebron, it is listed as one of a cluster of cities which occupied the hill
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eshtemoa (Person)
Eshtemoa (Heb. ʾeštĕmôaʿ) (PERSON)1. The son of Ishbah, and a descendant of Caleb (1 Chr. 4:17).2. A descendant of Hodiah, Naham’s sister; a Maacathite from the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:19).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa
ESHTEMO´A (eshʹte-mōʹa), or Esh´temoh (eshʹ-te-mō; “obedience,” Josh. 15:50). A mountain town of Judah, and afterward ceded to the priests (Josh. 21:14; 1 Chron. 4:17, 19). David, when at Ziklag, sent some of his spoil to the elders of Eshtemoa (1 Sam. 30:28), and Ishbah is mentioned (1 Chron. 4:17)
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa
EshtemoaEshtemoa (esh-te-mohʹuh). 1 A city in the hill country of Judah that was given to the Levites (Josh. 21:14). David shared his booty with the city following his defeat of the Amalekites (1 Sam. 30:28). It is also called Eshtemoh (Josh. 15:50) and is tentatively identified as modern es-Samu,
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Eshtemoa
ESHTEMOA [esh teh MOH uh] (listening post) — the name of two men and one town in the Old Testament:1. A town about 15 kilometers (9 miles) south of Hebron in the hill country of Judah. Assigned to the priests, Eshtemoa was a city of refuge (1 Chr. 6:57; Eshtemoh, Josh. 15:50). David sent it some of
See also
Relatives
Ishbah Father
Miriam Aunt
Shammai Uncle
Mered Grandfather
Socoh Cousin
Heber Uncle
Bithiah Grandmother