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Jeush (son of Bilhan)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jeush, Son of Bilhan
Jeush, Son of Bilhan (יְעוּשׁ‎, ye'ush). A descendant of Benjamin through Bilhan (1 Chr 7:10).
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
Bilhan Father
Benjamin Brother
Ehud Brother
Tarshish Brother
Chenaanah Brother
Ahishahar Brother
Zethan Brother
Ahijah Nephew
Jediael Grandfather
Gera Nephew
Naaman Nephew