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Joha (warrior)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Joha the Warrior
Joha the Warrior (יוֹחָא‎, yocha'). Son of Shimri and brother of Jediael; one of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:45).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joha (Person)
JOHA (PERSON) [Heb yôḥāʾ (יֹוחָא‎); yōḥāʾ (יֹחָא‎)]. 1. A Benjaminite, the son of Beriah (1 Chr 8:16). His father and uncle Shema (= Shimei? 1 Chr 8:21) are named as the heads of families which once lived in Aijalon, who put to flight the inhabitants of Gath (1 Chr 8:13), an incident otherwise unknown.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Joha
Joha. 1. Benjamite and one of Beriah’s six sons (1 Chr 8:16).2. Tizite, the brother of Jediael and one of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:45).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Joha
JOHA1. Benjamite and one of Beriah’s nine sons (1 Chr 8:16).2. Tizite, the brother of Jediael and one of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:45).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Joha
JOHA1. A son of Beriah listed in the genealogy of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:16).2. A Tizite included, with his brother Jediael, among David’s 30 mighty men (1 Chr 11:45).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Joha
Joha (Heb. yôḥāʾ)1. A Benjaminite, son of Beriah (1 Chr. 8:16); a resident of postexilic Jerusalem.2. A son of Shimri; one of David’s Mighty Men (1 Chr. 11:45). He is given the gentilic “Tizite.”
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Joha
Jo´ha (Jehovah gives life).1. One of the sons of Beriah the Benjamite. 1 Chron. 8:16. (b.c. 588 or 536.)2. The Tizite, one of David’s guard. 1 Chron. 11:45. (b.c. 1046.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Joha
JO´HA (jōʹha; probably “Jehovah revives”).1. One of the sons of Beriah the Benjamite, and a leader of his tribe residing at Jerusalem (1 Chron. 8:16), perhaps about 588 b.c.2. A Tizite who, with his brother Jediael, was one of David’s mighty men (1 Chron. 11:45), 1000 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Joha
JOHA [JOE uh] (the Lord is living) — the name of two men in the Old Testament:1. A son of Beriah (1 Chr. 8:16).2. A son of Shimri (1 Chr. 11:45).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JOHA
JOHA<jo’-ha> ([יוֹחָא‎, yocha], meaning unknown, but perhaps = [יוֹאָח‎, yo’ach] “Joah”; see HPN, 283, note 4):1. A Benjamite (1 Ch 8:16).2. One of David’s mighty men (1 Ch 11:45).
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Jediael Brother
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