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Shelesh
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shelesh, Son of Helem
Shelesh, Son of Helem (שֵׁלֶשׁ‎, shelesh). A descendant of Asher (1 Chr 7:35).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shelesh (Person)
SHELESH (PERSON) [Heb šēleš (שֵׁלֶשׁ)]. A descendant of Asher, named in the genealogical list of 1 Chr 7:35. In keeping with his name (“third”), Shelesh is listed as the third son of Helem, who perhaps is to be identified with Hotham (7:32). No other information is given about this figure, either
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shelesh
Shelesh shēʹləsh [Heb. šēleš—‘third’ (?)] Third son of Helem; head of an Asherite family (1 Ch. 7:35).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shelesh
Shelesh (shee´lish; Heb., “third” or “triplet”), a man who headed an Asherite tribe (1 Chron. 7:35).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shelesh
Shelesh (Heb. šēleš)A son of Helem; head of an Asherite father’s house (1 Chr. 7:35).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Shelesh
Shelesh [shēˊlĭsh] (Heb. šēleš; cf. šālōš “three”). A son of Helem; head of a father’s house in the tribe of Asher (1 Chr. 7:35).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shelesh
SHE´LESH (sheʹlesh; “triplet, triad,” but cf. Arab. salis, “meek, obedient”). A son of Helem, and great-grandson of Asher (1 Chron. 7:35), perhaps about 1290 b.c.
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Shelesh
SheleshShelesh (sheeʹlish; Heb., ‘third’ or ‘triplet’), a man who headed an Asherite tribe (1 Chron. 7:35).
See also
Relatives
Helem Father
Imna Brother
Zophah Brother
Amal Brother
Shemer Uncle
Aram Cousin
Shammah Nephew
Ahi Cousin
Shual Nephew
Bezer Nephew
Harnepher Nephew
Jehubbah Cousin
Beri Nephew
Shilshah Nephew
Beera Nephew
Hod Nephew
Imrah Nephew
Rohgah Cousin
Suah Nephew