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Mibsam (son of Ishmael)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Mibsam, Son of Ishmael
Mibsam, Son of Ishmael (מִבְשָׂם‎, mivsam). A leader of one of the twelve Ishmaelite tribes (Gen 25:13; 1 Chr 1:29).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Mibsam (Person)
MIBSAM (PERSON) [Heb mibśām (מִבְשָׂם‎)]. 1. A son of Ishmael (Gen 25:13; 1 Chr 1:29).2. A son of Shallum, son of Shaul, son of Simeon (1 Chr 4:25).Since all the sons of Ishmael were ancient N Arabian tribes (see ISHMAELITES), and since Mibsam is followed by Mishma both in Gen 25:13 and in 1 Chr 1:29
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Mibsam
Mibsam. 1. One of Ishmael’s sons and the founder of a tribe named after him (Gn 25:13; 1 Chr 1:29).2. Shallum’s son and the father of Mishma (1 Chr 4:25).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Mibsam
1. A son of Ishmael (Gen. 25:13; 1 Ch. 1:29), and the name of an Arabian tribe (cf. Gen. 25:16, 18).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Mibsam
MIBSAM1. One of Ishmael’s sons and the founder of a tribe named after him (Gn 25:13; 1 Chr 1:29).2. Shallum’s son and the father of Mishma (1 Chr 4:25).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Mibsam
MIBSAM1. A son of Ishmael (Gen 25:13; 1 Chr 1:29).2. A descendant of Simeon (1 Chr 4:25), possibly named for the Ishmaelite Mibsam.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Mibsam
Mibsam (Heb. miḇkām)1. A son of Ishmael; eponymous ancestor of an Arabian people (Gen. 25:13; 1 Chr. 1:29).2. A Simeonite, the son of Shallum and father of Mishma (1 Chr. 4:25). The mention of Mibsam and Mishma also at 1 Chr. 1:29–30 may suggest some relationship between Simeonite and Ishmaelite
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Mibsam
Mib´sam (sweet odor).1. A son of Ishmael. Gen. 25:13; 1 Chron. 1:29.2. A son of Simeon. 1 Chron. 4:25.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Mibsam
MIB´SAM (mibʹsam; “sweet odor, balsam”).1. The fourth named of the sons of Ishmael (Gen. 25:13; 1 Chron. 1:29).2. The son of Shallum and grandson of Shaul, the sixth son of Simeon (1 Chron. 4:25).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Mibsam
Mibsamfragrance. (1.) One of Ishmael’s twelve sons, and head of an Arab tribe (Gen. 25:13).(2.) A son of Simeon (1 Chr. 4:25).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Mibsam
MIBSAM [MIB sam] (fragrance) — the name of two men in the Old Testament:1. A son of Ishmael (Gen. 25:13).2. A descendant of Simeon (1 Chr. 4:25).
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Hadad Brother
Mishma Brother
Nebaioth Brother
Kedar Brother
Dumah Brother
Tema Brother
Massa Brother
Jetur Brother
Naphish Brother
Adbeel Brother
Kedemah Brother
Basemath Sister
Mahalath Sister
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Abraham Grandfather
Isaac Uncle
Esau Cousin
Hagar Grandmother
Midian Uncle
Reuel Nephew
Shuah Uncle
Jokshan Uncle
Zimran Uncle
Medan Uncle
Ishbak Uncle
Dedan Cousin
Ephah Cousin
Epher Cousin
Sheba Cousin
Enoch Cousin
Abida Cousin
Eldaah Cousin