The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Joshah, Son of Amaziah
Joshah, Son of Amaziah (יוֹשָׁה‎, yoshah). One of the clan leaders among the descendants of Simeon (1 Chr 4:34).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joshah (Person)
JOSHAH (PERSON) [Heb yôshâ (יֹוסְהָה)]. A descendant of Simeon (1 Chr 4:34), described as one of the “princes in their families” (1 Chr 4:38). The name may mean “Yahweh is a gift.” In the LXX the name appears as Ios[e]ia. (Lucian reads Ioas; the Vg Iosa.) See Williamson Chronicles NCBC, 62.Craig A.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Joshah jośhə [Heb. yôšâ—‘Yahweh’s gift’]. A descendant of Simeon, chief in his family (1 Ch. 4:34, 38).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JOSHAH. Simeonite chief who with others invaded the valley of Gedor in the time of King Hezekiah and destroyed the native Hamites there (1 Chr 4:34–41).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Joshah (Heb. yôšâ)The son of Amaziah (1); a leader of the tribe of Simeon at the time of Hezekiah (1 Chr. 4:34).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Joshah [jŏshˊə] (Heb. yôšd̂). The son of Amaziah (2), and a prince of the tribe of Simeon at the time of Hezekiah (1 Chr. 4:34).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jo´shah (whom Jehovah lets dwell), a prince of the house of Simeon. 1 Chron. 4:34, 38–41.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
JO´SHAH (jōʹsha). Son of Amaziah and one of the leaders of Simeon, the increase of whose family led them to move to the valley of Gedor, from which they expelled the Hamites (1 Chron. 4:34, 38–41), about 711 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
JOSHAH [JOE shuh] — a son of Amaziah, of the tribe of Simeon (1 Chr. 4:34).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JOSHAH<jo’-sha> ([יוֹשָׁה‎, yoshah], “Yahweh’s gift”): A descendant of Simeon, chief in his family (1 Ch 4:34, 38).
See also
Amaziah Father