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Segub (son of Hezron)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Segub, Son of Hezron
Segub, Son of Hezron (שְׂגוּב‎, seguv). The father of Jair and son of Hezron (1 Chr 2:21–22).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Segub (Person)
SEGUB (PERSON) [Heb śĕgûb (שְׂגוּב‎)]. 1. The younger son of Hiel who was responsible for the refortification of Jericho during the days of Ahab (1 Kgs 16:34). Scholars debate what is implied by the note that Hiel rebuilt Jericho “at the expense of” (Heb ) his two sons, Abiram and Segub. It is obviously
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Segub
Segub. 1. Youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite. Hiel rebuilt Jericho during the reign of King Ahab of Israel. His violation of Joshua’s curse against anyone rebuilding the city (Jos 6:26) cost him his oldest and youngest sons. Segub was killed while rebuilding the city gates (1 Kgs 16:34).2. Son borne
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Segub
2. A great-grandson of the patriarch Judah, son of Hezron and father of Jair (1 Ch. 2:21f.).R. L. Pratt, Jr.
Segub
Segub s̄eʹgub [Heb. śeg̱ûḇ, (1 K. 16:34, Q; K śeg̱îḇ)—‘(the Deity) is exalted’].
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Segub
SEGUB1. Youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite. Hiel rebuilt Jericho during the reign of King Ahab of Israel. His violation of Joshua’s curse against anyone rebuilding the city (Jos 6:26) cost him his oldest and youngest sons. Segub was killed as a result of the rebuilding of the city gates (1 Kgs 16:34).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Segub
Segub (see´guhb).1 The youngest son of a Bethelite named Hiel. He died (possibly as a human sacrifice) when his father rebuilt the Jericho gates (1 Kings 16:34), fulfilling the word of Joshua (Josh. 6:26).2 The son of Hezron and a daughter of Machir (1 Chron. 2:21, 22).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Segub
SEGUB1. The youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite. Segub died for the sin of his father in rebuilding Jericho. According to the word of God through Joshua, “Cursed be the man before Jehovah that … buildeth this city Jericho; with the loss of his firstborn shall he lay the foundations thereof, and with
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Segub
Segub (Heb. kĕg̱ûḇ)1. A Judahite, son of Hezron and the daughter of Machir (1 Chr. 2:21–22).2. The youngest son of Hiel of Bethel who (with his older brother Abiram) died, possibly as a human sacrifice, when Hiel refounded Jericho at the time of King Ahab (1 Kgs. 16:34). Segub’s death fulfilled
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Segub
Se´gub (elevated).1. The youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite, who rebuilt Jericho. 1 Kings 16:34. (b.c. about 910.)2. Son of Hezron. 1 Chron. 2:21, 22. (b.c. about 1682.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Segub
SE´GUB (seʹgub; “elevated”).1. The youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite and rebuilder of Jericho. Segub died for his father’s sin (1 Kings 16:34), according to Joshua’s prediction (cf. Josh. 6:26), between 875 and 854 b.c.2. The son of Hezron (grandson of Judah) by the daughter of Machir the “father”
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Segub
Segubelevated. (1.) The youngest son of Hiel the Bethelite. His death is recorded in 1 Kings 16:34 (comp. Josh. 6:26).(2.) A descendant of Judah (1 Chr. 2:21, 22).
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