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Joshua (Palestinian)
Joshua ben Hananiah
Dictionaries
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joshua (Person)
JOSHUA (PERSON) [Heb yĕhôšūaʿ (יְהֹושֻׁעַ)]. Var. JESHUA. Five persons in the Bible bear this name. Outside the biblical corpus, Joshua ben Hananiah was an important early rabbinic sage (#6 below).1. The man who served as Moses’ “servant”/“minister” (Heb mĕšārēt: Exod 24:13; Josh 1:1) during