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Jachin (son of Simeon)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jachin, Son of Simeon
Jachin, Son of Simeon (יָכִין‎, yakhin). One of Simeon’s sons who came with him to Egypt (Gen 46:10; Exod 6:15; Num 26:12). He may be the same person as Jarib, who is mentioned in 1 Chr 4:24.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jachin (Person)
JACHIN (PERSON) [Heb yākı̂n (יָכִין)]. JACHINITES. Three individuals mentioned in the OT bear this name.1. A son of Simeon, the second son of Jacob and Leah. His name is included in the genealogy of Jacob’s family at the time they migrated to Egypt to see Joseph. The genealogy of Simeon is presented
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jachin
Jachin. 1. Son of Simeon and leader of the Jachinites, who immigrated to Egypt with his grandfather Jacob (Gn 46:10; Ex 6:15; Nm 26:12). He is called Jarib in 1 Chronicles 4:24.2. Priest who lived in Jerusalem after the exile (1 Chr 9:10; Neh 11:10). The name “Jachan” may possibly designate a group
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jachin
JACHIN*1. Son of Simeon and leader of the Jachinites, who immigrated to Egypt with his grandfather Jacob (Gn 46:10; Ex 6:15; Nm 26:12). He is called Jarib in 1 Chronicles 4:24.2. Priest who lived in Jerusalem after the exile (1 Chr 9:10; Neh 11:10). The name Jachin may possibly designate a family of
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jachin
Jachin (jay´kin; Heb., “he establishes”).1 The son of Simeon (Gen. 46:10; Exod. 6:15) and ancestor of the “Jachinite family” (Num. 26:12).2 The leader of the twenty-first division of priests at the time of David (1 Chron. 24:17; cf. 9:10; Neh. 11:10).3 The name of a pillar at the entrance of the temple.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jachin
JACHIN1. The son of Simeon, son of Jacob, who came down to Egypt when Jacob migrated there and became founder of the family of Jachinites (Gen 46:10; Ex 6:15; Num 26:12). Called Jarib q.v. in (1 Chr 4:24).The pillars Jachin and Boaz stand before this model of Solomon’s temple at the Lebanonorama
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jachin
Jachin (Heb. yāḵɩ̂n) (also JARIB)1. A son of Simeon and grandson of Jacob and Leah (Gen. 46:10; Exod. 6:15), whose descendants constituted the family of the Jachinites (Num. 26:12). At 1 Chr. 4:24 he is called Jarib (1).2. The leader of the twenty-first priestly division at the time of David (1 Chr.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jachin
Ja´chin (he shall establish).1. One of the two pillars which were set up “in the porch,” 1 Kings 7:21, or before the temple, 2 Chron. 3:17, of Solomon. [Boaz.]2. Fourth son of Simeon, Gen. 46:10; Ex. 6:15; founder of the family of the Jachinites. Num. 26:12.3. Head of the twenty-first course of priests
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jachin, Jakin
JA´CHIN, JA´KIN (jaʹkin; “he [God] establishes”).1. The fourth son of Simeon (Gen. 46:10; Ex. 6:15), called Jarib in 1 Chron. 4:24. He was the founder of the Jachinites (Num. 26:12).2. One of the priests residing in Jerusalem after the captivity (1 Chron. 9:10; Neh. 11:10).3. Head of the twenty-first
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jachin
Jachinfirm. (1.) The fourth son of Simeon (Gen. 46:10), called also Jarib (1 Chr. 4:24).(2.) The head of one of the courses (the twenty-first) of priests (1 Chr. 24:17).(3.) One of the priests who returned from the Exile (1 Chr. 9:10).
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Saul Brother
Jamin Brother
Nemuel Brother
Zohar Brother
Ohad Brother
Jarib Brother
Jacob Grandfather
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Reuben Uncle
Benjamin Uncle
Levi Uncle
Gad Uncle
Asher Uncle
Zebulun Uncle
Issachar Uncle
Naphtali Uncle
Dan Uncle
Leah Grandmother
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Ephraim Cousin
Zerah Cousin
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Perez Cousin
Jochebed Cousin
Merari Cousin
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Jahleel Cousin
Ehi Cousin
Arodi Cousin
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Zephon Cousin
Eliab Cousin
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