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Jekameam
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jekameam, Son of Hebron
Jekameam, Son of Hebron (יְקַמְעָם‎, yeqam'am). A descendant of Levi and a chief of the Levites during the reigns of David and Solomon (1 Chr 23:19; 24:23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jekameam (Person)
JEKAMEAM (PERSON) [Heb yeqamʿām (יֶקַמְעָם)]. A Kohathite, the 4th son of Hebron (1 Chr 23:19). Jekameam appears nowhere else in the OT outside of the Levitical lists in 1 Chronicles 23 and 24. The Levitical genealogies of Exodus 6 and Numbers 3 do not include an enumeration of the immediate descendants
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jekameam
Jekameam jek-ə-mēʹəm [Heb. yeqamʿām—prob ‘may kinsman establish’]. Head of a Levitical house (1 Ch. 23:19; 24:23).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jekameam
JEKAMEAM Hebron’s son from the Kohathite division of Levi’s tribe (1 Chr 23:19; 24:23).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jekameam
Jekameam (Heb. yĕqamʿām)The fourth son of Hebron (1 Chr. 23:19); head of a levitical father’s house (24:23).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jekameam
Jekameam [jĕkˊə mēˊəm] (Heb. yeqam˓ām “may the kinsman establish”). The fourth son of Hebron (1 Chr. 23:19); head of a levitical father’s house (24:23).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jekameam
Jekame´am (who gathers the people together), a Levite in the time of King David; fourth of the sons of Hebron, the son of Kohath. 1 Chron. 23:19; 24:23. (b.c. 1014.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jekameam
JEKAME´AM (jek-a-mēʹam; “the people will rise”). A Levite, the fourth in rank of the “sons” of Hebron in the Levitical arrangement established by David (1 Chron. 23:19; 24:23), about 960 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jekameam
JEKAMEAM [jek uh MEE uhm] — the fourth son of Hebron and the head of a priestly house (1 Chr. 23:19; 24:23).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JEKAMEAM
JEKAMEAM<jek-a-me’-am>, <je-kam’-e-am> ([יְקַמְיָם‎, yeqam̀-am] probably “may kinsman establish”): Head of a Levitical house (1 Ch 23:19; 24:23). The meaning of the name depends upon that of ([עַם‎, ̀am]) in compound names; see H P N, 46, 51 ff.
See also
Relatives
Hebron Father
Amariah Brother
Jeriah Brother
Jahaziel Brother
Moses Cousin
Aaron Cousin
Korah Cousin
Miriam Cousin
Kohath Grandfather
Amram Uncle
Uzziel Uncle
Mishael Cousin
Elizaphan Cousin
Izhar Uncle
Micah Cousin
Shelomith Cousin
Zichri Cousin
Amminadab Uncle
Nepheg Cousin
Isshiah Cousin
Sithri Cousin