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Jahmai
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jahmai, Son of Tola
Jahmai, Son of Tola (יַחְמַי‎, yachmay). Among the warriors in the line of Issachar (1 Chr 7:2). It is possible that Jahmai is not a son of Tola and grandson of Issachar, but a descendant in their line.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jahmai (Person)
JAHMAI (PERSON) [Heb yaḥmay (יַחְמַי)]. Descendant, perhaps grandson, of Issachar according to the genealogy of 1 Chr 7:1–5. See IBSAM.M. Stephen Davis
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jahmai
Jahmai jäʹmī [Heb. yaḥmay; perhaps the same as Heb. yaḥme—‘may Yahweh protect’]. In 1 Ch. 7:2, head of a clan of Issachar.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jahmai
Jahmai (Heb. yaḥmay)A warrior of the tribe of Issachar, head of a father’s house among the descendants of Tola (1 Chr. 7:2).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jahmai
Jahmai [jäˊmī] (Heb. yaḥmay “may Yahweh protect”). The head of a father’s house among the descendants of Tola from the tribe of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jahma-i
Jah´ma-i (whom Jehovah guards), a man of Issachar, one of the heads of the house of Tolah. 1 Chron. 7:2. (b.c. 1491.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jahmai
JAH´MAI (jaʹmī). One of the “sons” of Tola, grandson of Issachar (1 Chron. 7:2).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jahmai
JAHMAI [JAH migh] — a son of Tola and a clan leader of the tribe of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JAHMAI
JAHMAI<ja’-ma-i>, <ja’-mi> ([יַחְמַי‎, yachmay], perhaps = [יַחְמְיָה‎, yachmeyah], “may Yahweh protect!”): In 1 Ch 7:2, head of a clan of Issachar.
See also
Relatives
Tola Father
Uzzi Brother
Rephaiah Brother
Samuel Brother
Ibsam Brother
Jeriel Brother
Issachar Grandfather
Jashub Uncle
Puvah Uncle
Shimron Uncle
Izrahiah Nephew
Roles