Shaaph (son of Caleb)
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Son of Caleb by Maacah; father of Madmannah (1 Chr 2:49). It is possible that 1 Chronicles is crediting Shaaph as the founder of the town of Madmannah, mentioned in Josh 15:31.
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SHAAPH (PERSON) [Heb šaʿap (שַׁעַף)]. 1. The youngest of the six sons of Jahdai (1 Chr 2:47). Shaaph was the name of a Judahite, who descended from Jerahmeel’s brother Caleb. It should be noted, however, that the precise relationship of Jahdai and his children with any of the individuals mentioned in
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