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Jamin (descendant of Judah)
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jamin (Person)
JAMIN (PERSON) [Heb yāmı̂n (יָמִין)]. JAMINITES. Three persons bear this name in the OT.1. The second of the 6 sons of Simeon (Gen 46:10; Exod 6:15) who descended to Egypt with Jacob’s family after Jacob had demonstrated his desire to see his long-lost son Joseph. Simeon’s genealogy is given in four
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jamin
Jamin. 1. Simeon’s son (Gn 46:10; Ex 6:15; 1 Chr 4:24) and founder of the Jaminite family (Nm 26:12).2. Ram’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 2:27).3. One of the men (perhaps a Levite) who taught and explained the Law to the people following Ezra’s public reading (Neh 8:7).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jamin
JAMIN1. Simeon’s son (Gn 46:10; Ex 6:15; 1 Chr 4:24) and founder of the Jaminite family (Nm 26:12).2. Ram’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 2:27).3. One of the men (perhaps a Levite) who taught and explained the law to the people following Ezra’s public reading (Neh 8:7).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jamin
Jamin (jay´min; Heb., either “right-hand” or “south” [on the right facing east]).1 A son of Simeon who went with Jacob to Egypt (Gen. 46:10; 1 Chron. 4:24); he became the ancestor of the Jaminites, who left Egypt with Moses (Exod. 6:15; Num. 26:12).2 The son of Ram, a descendant of Jerahmeel from the
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jamin
JAMIN1. A son of Simeon, the second son of Jacob (Gen 46:10; Ex 6:15; 1 Chr 4:24). He was the founder of a tribal family called the Jaminites (Num 26:12).2. A member of the tribe of Judah and of the family of Jerahmeel (1 Chr 2:27).3. One of the Levites who, under the supervision of Ezra, read the
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jamin
Jamin (Heb. yāmɩ̂n)1. A son of Simeon (Gen. 46:10; Exod. 6:15; 1 Chr. 4:24), eponymous ancestor of the Jaminite clan (Heb. hayyāmɩ̂nɩ̂, Num. 26:12).2. A Judahite, son of Ram and descendant of Jerahmeel (1 Chr. 2:27).3. A Levite who translated into Aramaic the portions of the Law read by Ezra so
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jamin
Ja´min (right hand).1. Second son of Simeon, Gen. 46:10; Ex. 6:15; 1 Chron. 4:24, founder of the family of the Jaminites. Num. 26:12. (b.c. 1706.)2. A man of Judah, second son of Ram the Jerahmeelite. 1 Chron. 2:27.3. One of the Levites who expounded the law to the people. Neh. 8:7. (b.c. 410.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jamin
JA´MIN (jaʹmin; “right hand”).1. The second son of Simeon (Gen. 46:10; Ex. 6:15; 1 Chron. 4:24), about 1871 b.c. He was founder of the family of the Jaminites (Num. 26:12).2. The second son of Ram, the fourth in descent from Judah (1 Chron. 2:27).3. One of the priests who expounded the law to the
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Jamin
JaminJamin (jayʹmin; Heb., either ‘right-hand’ or ‘south’ [on the right facing east]). 1 A son of Simeon who went with Jacob to Egypt (Gen. 46:10); he became the head of the clan of the Jaminites who left Egypt with Moses (Exod. 6:15; Num. 26:12). 2 The son of Ram, a descendant of Judah (1 Chron. 2:27).
See also
Relatives
Ram Father
Amminadab Brother
Maaz Brother
Eker Brother
Nahshon Nephew
Hezron Grandfather
Jair Cousin
Hur Cousin
Caleb Uncle
Segub Uncle
Sheva Cousin
Jerahmeel Uncle
Arni Uncle
Admin Cousin
Ahijah Cousin
Mesha Cousin
Haran Cousin
Moza Cousin
Shaaph Cousin
Gazez Cousin
Shobab Cousin
Ozem Cousin
Sheber Cousin
Tirhanah Cousin
Oren Cousin
Bunah Cousin
Ardon Cousin
Jesher Cousin