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Rephaiah (warrior)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah, Son of Tola
Rephaiah, Son of Tola (רְפָיָה‎, rephayah). A descendant of Issachar and son of Tola; known as a mighty warrior (1 Chr 7:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah (Person)
REPHAIAH (PERSON) [Heb rĕpāyâ (רְפָיָה)]. The name Rephaiah is held by five persons in the Hebrew Bible. The name may mean “Yahweh has healed.”1. In 1 Chr 3:21 Rephaiah is listed as the son of Jeshaiah the son of Hananiah according to the MT. The genealogy in 1 Chr 3:16–24 lists the postexilic descendants
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Rephaiah
Rephaiah. 1. Jeshaiah’s son and a descendant of Solomon (1 Chr 3:21).2. Ishi’s son and a captain from Simeon’s tribe who led 500 Israelites to destroy the Amalekites at Mt Seir (1 Chr 4:42, 43).3. Tola’s son and a warrior from Issachar’s tribe in the days of David (1 Chr 7:1, 2).4. Son of Bine-a and
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah
REPHAIAH1. Jeshaiah’s son and a descendant of Solomon (1 Chr 3:21).2. Ishi’s son and a captain from Simeon’s tribe who led 500 Israelites to destroy the Amalekites at Mt Seir (1 Chr 4:42–43).3. Tola’s son and a warrior from Issachar’s tribe in the days of David (1 Chr 7:1–2).4. Son of Binea and father
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Rephaiah
Rephaiah (ri-fay´yuh; Heb., “the Lord heals”).1 A descendant of Judah in the royal lineage of the kings of Judah (1 Chron. 3:21); the text is not clear whether this is an individual or a family group.2 One of the Simeonite leaders of the Ishi group who drove out the Amalekites and settled on Mount
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Rephaiah
REPHAIAH.1. A post-Exilic descendant of David in the line of Zerubbabel (1 Chr 3:21).2. One of four captains of a Simeonite band of 500 who destroyed the Amalekite inhabitants of Mount Seir and settled in their lands (1 Chr 4:42–43).3. Second son of Tola, son of Issachar, famed as a warrior (1 Chr
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Rephaiah
Rephaiah (Heb. rĕp̱āyâ) (also RAPHAH)1. A descendant of Zerubbabel (1 Chr. 3:21 MT).2. One of the sons of Ishi who led 500 Simeonites in supplanting the Amalekite remnant on Mt. Seir (1 Chr. 4:42–43).3. A son of Tola of the tribe of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2).4. A descendant of Saul through Jonathan
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah
Reph´aiah (healed of Jehovah).1. The sons of Rephaiah appear among the descendants of Zerubbabel in 1 Chron. 3:21.2. A Simeonite chieftain in the reign of Hezekiah. 1 Chron. 4:42. (b.c. 727.)3. Son of Tola the son of Issachar. 1 Chron. 7:2.4. Son of Binea, and descendant of Saul. 1 Chron. 9:43.5.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah
REPHA´IAH (re-faʹya; “Jehovah heals”).1. The sons of Rephaiah, the sons of Arnan, etc. (1 Chron. 3:21), were, it is supposed, branches of the family of David whose descent or connection with Zerubbabel is for us unascertainable. Rephaiah is probably the same as Rhesa (which see), mentioned in Luke 3:27.
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Rephaiah
RephaiahRephaiah (ref-ayʹyuh; Heb., ‘Yah [God] heals’). 1 A descendant of Judah in the royal lineage of the kings of Judah (1 Chron. 3:21); the text is not clear whether this is an individual or a family group. 2 One of the leaders of the Simeonite clan of Ishi who drove out the Amalekites and settled
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Relatives
Tola Father
Uzzi Brother
Samuel Brother
Ibsam Brother
Jahmai Brother
Jeriel Brother
Issachar Grandfather
Jashub Uncle
Puvah Uncle
Shimron Uncle
Izrahiah Nephew
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