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Joshibiah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Joshibiah, Son of Seraiah
Joshibiah, Son of Seraiah (יוֹשִׁבְיָה‎, yoshivyah). The father of Jehu, who is named as a clan leader among the descendants of Simeon (1 Chr 4:35).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joshibiah (Person)
JOSHIBIAH (PERSON) [Heb yôšibyâ (יֹושִׁבְיָה)]. Son of Seriah, a descendant of Simeon (1 Chr 4:35), described as one of the “princes in their families” (1 Chr 4:38). The name probably means “Yahweh causes to dwell.” In the LXX the name appears as Isabia. See Williamson Chronicles NCBC, 62.Craig A.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Joshibiah
Joshibiah. Simeonite; Seraiah’s son and the father of Jehu (1 Chr 4:35, kjv Josibiah).
Josibiah
Josibiah. kjv spelling of Joshibiah, Jehu’s father, in 1 Chronicles 4:35.See Joshibiah.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Joshibiah
Joshibiah josh-ə-bīʹə [Heb. yôšiḇyâ—‘Yahweh sets’ or ‘causes to dwell’]; AV, NEB, JOSIBIAH. A Simeonite (1 Ch. 4:35).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Joshibiah
JOSHIBIAH Simeonite prince, Seraiah’s son, and the father of Jehu (1 Chr 4:35).
Josibiah
JOSIBIAH* kjv spelling of Joshibiah, Jehu’s father, in 1 Chronicles 4:35. See Joshibiah.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Joshibiah
Joshibiah (Heb. yôšiḇyâ)The father of Jehu and son of Seraiah; leader of a Simeonite family at the time of Hezekiah (1 Chr. 4:35).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Joshibiah
Joshibiah [jŏshˊə bīə] (Heb. yôšiḇyâ “Yahweh causes to dwell safely”). The father of Jehu and son of Seraiah; prince of the tribe of Simeon at the time of Hezekiah (1 Chr. 4:35; KJV “Josibiah”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Josibiah
Josibi´ah (to whom God gaves a dwelling), the father of Jehu, a Simeonite. 1 Chron. 4:35.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Joshibiah
JOSHIBI´AH (jo-shi-bīʹa; “dweller with Jehovah”; “Josibiah,” KJV). The son of Seraiah, of the tribe of Simeon. His son Jehu was one of those who migrated to Gedor (1 Chron. 4:35), before 711 b.c.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JOSHIBIAH
JOSHIBIAH<josh-i-bi’-a> ([יוֹשִׁבְיָה‎, yoshibhyah], “Yahweh sets,” or “causes to dwell”; the King James Version Josibiah): A Simeonite (1 Ch 4:35).
See also
Relatives
Seraiah Father
Jehu Son
Asiel Grandfather