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Jeush (descendant of Levi)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jeush, Son of Shimei
Jeush, Son of Shimei (יְעוּשׁ‎, ye'ush). A descendant of Levi who is noted as not having many children (1 Chr 23:10–11).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jeush (Person)
JEUSH (PERSON) [Heb yeʿūš (יֶעֻשׁ)]. Five persons in the Hebrew Bible bear this name, and the name also occurs in the Samaria ostraca (48:3; Lawton 1984: 340). As a name, Jeush is identical with Yag̀ūṯ, which is the name of a god (in classical Arabic) and of persons (in Safaitic and Palmyrene; Weippert
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jehush
Jehush. kjv spelling of Jeush, Eshek’s son, in 1 Chronicles 8:39.See Jeush #3.
Jeush
Jeush. 1. Eldest of three sons borne to Esau by Oholibamah, daughter of the Canaanite Anah, and a chief among Esau’s descendants in Edom (Gn 36:5–18; 1 Chr 1:35).2. Bilhan’s son from Jediael’s house and a leader in Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 7:10).3. Benjamite, Eshek’s son and a descendant of Saul (1
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jeush
Jeush jēʹush [Heb. yeûš—‘may he protect’ (?); K yèîš, in Gen. 36:5, 14; 1 Ch. 7:10].
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jehush
JEHUSH* kjv spelling of Jeush, Eshek’s son, in 1 Chronicles 8:39. See Jeush #3.
Jeush
JEUSH1. Eldest of three sons born to Esau by Oholibamah, daughter of the Canaanite Anah, and a chief among Esau’s descendants in Edom (Gn 36:5–18; 1 Chr 1:35).2. Bilhan’s son from Jediael’s house and a leader in Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 7:10).3. Benjamite, Eshek’s son and a descendant of Saul (1 Chr
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jeush
Jeush (jee´ush; Heb., “the Lord will come to help”).1 The son of Esau and Oholibama; he was a chief of the Edomites (Gen. 36:5; 1 Chron. 1:35).2 The son of Bilhan; he was a descendant of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:10).3 A Benjaminite, son of Eshek and descendant of Saul (1 Chron. 8:39).4 A son of Shemei,
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jeush
JEUSH1. A son of Esau by his Hivite wife Aholibamah, born in the land of Canaan. He was one of the earliest Edomite chiefs or sheiks (Gen 36:5, 14, 18; 1 Chr 1:35).2. A Benjamite, the son of Bilhan of the family of Jediael (1 Chr 7:10).3. A Benjamite, son of Eshek, a descendant of Saul (1 Chr 8:39;
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jeush
Jeush (Heb. yĕʿûš)1. A son of Esau and Oholibamah; an Edomite chief (Gen. 36:5, 14 [K yĕʿɩ̂š], 18; 1 Chr. 1:35).2. A son of Bilhan, a “mighty warrior” from the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 7:10; K yĕʿɩ̂š).3. A Benjaminite, the second son of Eshek and descendant of Saul (1 Chr. 8:39).4. A Gershonite
Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
Jaghut
jaghutI. The Edomite personal name Yĕʿûš (Gen 36:5, 14, 18; 1 Chr 1:35; 7:10; 8:39; 23:10, 11; 2 Chr 11:19) has been interpreted as a theophoric name comparable with the Arabian lion god Yaǧūṯ,‘the protector’, and the Nabataean deity yʿwt (Robertson Smith 1912).II. Islamic traditions refer to
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jehush
Je´hush (to whom God hastens), son of Eshek, a remote descendant of Saul. 1 Chron. 8:39.
Jeush
Je´ush (assembler).1. Son of Esau by Aholibamah the daughter of Anah, the son of Zebeon the Hivite. Gen. 36:6, 14, 18; 1 Chron. 1:35. (b.c. after 1797.)2. A Benjamite, son of Bilhan. 1 Chron. 7:10, 11.3. A Gershonite Levite, of the house of Shimei. 1 Chron. 23:10, 11. (b.c. 1014.)4. Son of Rehoboam
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jeush
JE´USH (jeʹush).1. The first of the three sons of Esau by Oholibamah, born in Canaan, but afterward a chief of the Edomites (Gen. 36:5, 14, 18; 1 Chron. 1:35), after 1950 b.c.2. The first named son of Bilhan, the grandson of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:10), considerably after 1900 b.c.3. A son of Eshek,
See also
Relatives
Shimei Father
Haran Brother
Haziel Brother
Beriah Brother
Jahath Brother
Jakim Brother
Zina Brother
Gershon Grandfather
Libni Uncle
Jehiel Cousin
Jahath Cousin
Zetham Cousin
Roles