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Hasshub (witness)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hasshub the Witness
Hasshub the Witness (חַשּׁוּב‎, chashshuv). One of the leaders of the postexilic Jewish community who signed the written agreement to keep the law during the time of Ezra and Nehemiah (Neh 10:23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hasshub (Person)
HASSHUB (PERSON) [Heb ḥaššûb (חַשּׁוּב)]. The name of several different persons mentioned in the OT.1. The father of Shemalah, one of 284 Levites who agreed to settle in postexilic Jerusalem (Neh 11:15). His name appears in the parallel account in 1 Chr 9:14. According to the latter account he was
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hasshub
Hasshub. 1. Merari clan leader of Levi’s tribe. Hasshub was the father of Shemaiah, a settler in Jerusalem after the return from captivity (1 Chr 9:14; Neh 11:15; kjv Hashub).2. Pahath-moab’s son, who repaired a section of the Jerusalem wall and the Tower of the Ovens during the time of Nehemiah (Neh
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hasshub
Hasshub hashʹub [Heb. ḥaššûḇ—‘considerate’]; AV everywhere Hashub except 1 Ch. 9:14.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hasshub
HASSHUB1. Merari clan leader of Levi’s tribe. Hasshub was the father of Shemaiah, a settler in Jerusalem after the return from captivity (1 Chr 9:14; Neh 11:15).2. Pahath-moab’s son, who repaired a section of the Jerusalem wall and the Tower of the Ovens during the time of Nehemiah (Neh 3:11).3. Another
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Hasshub
Hasshub (hash´uhb).1 The father of Shemaiah, a Levite who returned to Judah after the Babylonian exile (1 Chron. 9:14; Neh. 11:15).2 The son of Pahath-moab who repaired a section of the wall of Jerusalem and the Tower of the Ovens (Neh. 3:11) as well as a section opposite his house (3:23).3 A person
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hashub
HASHUB1. A Levite, the son of Azrikam of the family of Merari. His son Shemaiah was one of the supervisors of the temple in the days of Nehemiah (1 Chr 9:14), spelled Hasshub; (Neh 11:15).2. The son of Pahath-moab, a repairer of part of the wall of Jerusalem (Neh 3:11).3. Another who worked under
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hasshub
Hasshub (Heb. ḥaššûḇ)1. A Levite of the line of Merari; the father of Shemaiah (1 Chr. 9:14; Neh. 11:15).2. A son of Pahath-moab who aided in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:11).3. An Israelite who helped to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:23). Either he or 2 above set his seal
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hashub
Ha´shub (intelligent).1. A son of Pahath-moab, who assisted in the repair of the wall of Jerusalem. Neh. 3:11. (b.c. 446.)2. Another who assisted in the same work. Neh. 3:23.3. One of the heads of the people who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. Neh. 10:23. (b.c. 410.)4. A Merarite Levite. Neh.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hasshub
HAS´SHUB (haʹshūb). The name of several OT persons. Except for 1 Chron. 9:14, the name is rendered “Hashub” in the KJV.1. The son of Pahath-moab, and one of those who repaired part of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:11), 445 b.c. Perhaps he is the same person mentioned (10:23) as one of the Israelite
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hashub
Hashubintelligent. (1.) A Levite of the family of Merari (Neh. 11:15; 1 Chr. 9:14). (2.) Neh. 3:23. 3:11.
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