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Jetheth
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
Jetheth (יְתֵת‎, yetheth). One of the 11 Edomite tribal leaders (Gen 36:40, 1 Chr 1:51). The spelling of Jetheth may be a corruption of Jether or Ithran (1 Chr 7:36–37).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jetheth (Person)
JETHETH (PERSON) [Heb yĕtēt (יְתֵת)]. One of the 11 “tribal chiefs” (Heb ʾallûpı̂m) listed in Gen 36:40–43, a Priestly appendix to the Edomite material in Genesis 36, and in 1 Chr 1:51b–54, an abbreviated form of the appendix. The spelling is probably corrupt, and ought to be emended either to Jether
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jetheth
Jetheth jēʹtheth [Heb. yeṯēṯ- meaning unknown]. A chief (or clan) of Edom (Gen. 36:40 par 1 Ch. 1:51).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jetheth
Jetheth (Heb. yĕṯēṯ)A descendant of Esau; a chief and eponymous ancestor of an Edomite clan (Gen. 36:40; 1 Chr. 1:51). Jether or Ithran may be the intended form.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
Jetheth [jēˊthĕth] (Heb. yeṯēṯ). A descendant of Esau; a chief and eponymous ancestor of an Edomite clan (Gen. 36:40; 1 Chr. 1:51).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
Je´theth (a nail), one of the “dukes” who came of Esau. Gen. 36:40; 1 Chron. 1:51.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
JE´THETH (jeʹtheth; derivation uncertain). One of the “chiefs” who were descended from Esau (Gen. 36:40; 1 Chron. 1:51).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
Jethetha peg, or a prince, one of the Edomitish kings of Mount Seir (Gen. 36:40).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jetheth
JETHETH [JEE theth] — a chief of Esau (Gen. 36:40), or Edom (1 Chr. 1:51).
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