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Shuah (son of Abraham)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shuah, Son of Abraham
Shuah, Son of Abraham (שׁוּחַ‎, shuach). A son of Abraham and his wife or concubine Keturah (Gen 25:2; 1 Chr 1:32).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shuah (Person)
SHUAH (PERSON) [Heb šûaḥ (שׁוּחַ‎)]. SHUHITE. A son of Abraham and Keturah (Gen 25:2; 1 Chr 1:32). Like all the sons of Abraham and Keturah, Shuah represents an Arabian or Syrian landscape associated with the incense trade around the middle of the 1st millennium b.c. See KETURAH. Shuah is identical
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shuah
Shuah. 1. One of six sons borne to Abraham by Keturah (Gn 25:2; 1 Chr 1:32). He was perhaps the forefather of the Shuhite Arab tribe which dwelt near the land of Uz (Jb 2:11).2. kjv spelling of Shua, Judah’s father-in-law, in Genesis 38:2, 12.See Shua #1.3. kjv spelling of Shuhah, Chelub’s brother,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shuah
1. [Heb. šû (a)ḥ]. A son of Abraham by Keturah (Gen. 25:2; 1 Ch. 1:32). Abraham gave him gifts and sent him “away from his son Isaac, eastward to the east country” (Gen. 25:6). The Arabian or Aramean tribe that descended from him is probably to be identified with the Shuhite people from which Bildad
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shuah
SHUAH1. One of six sons borne to Abraham by Keturah (Gn 25:2; 1 Chr 1:32). He was perhaps the forefather of the Shuhite Arab tribe that dwelt near the land of Uz (Jb 2:11).2. kjv spelling of Shua, Judah’s father-in-law, in Genesis 38:2, 12. See Shua #1.3. kjv spelling of Shuhah, Kelub’s brother, in
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shuah
Shuah (shoo´uh), a son of Abraham and Keturah (Gen. 25:2). He may be associated with the Shuhites, who according to Assyrian inscriptions, inhabited a land on the Euphrates River in Syria. Bildad, one of Job’s counselors, is called a Shuhite (Job 2:11).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shuah
SHUAH1. A son of Abraham and Keturah (Gen 25:2; 1 Chr 1:32), evidently progenitor of the Shuhites (q.v.), to which tribe Bildad the Shuhite belonged (see Job 2:11).2. Father of the wife of Judah, but this is an incorrect rendering of “Shua” in Gen 38:2, 12 of the KJV.3. A brother (or son) of Chelub,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shuah
Shuah (Heb. šûaḥ)One of the sons of Abraham and his concubine Keturah (Gen. 25:2; 1 Chr. 1:32). Shuah is thought to be associated with šûḫu, a land on the Euphrates River in Syria known from Assyrian inscriptions, and with the Shuhites, to whom Bildad, one of Job’s friends, belonged (Job 2:11).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shuah
Shu´ah (wealth).1. Son of Abraham by Keturah. Gen. 25:2; 1 Chron. 1:32. (b.c. before 1820.)2. Properly Shuchah, brother of Chelub. 1 Chron. 4:11.3. The father of Judah’s wife, Gen. 38:2, 12; called also Shua in the Authorized Version. (b.c. before 1725.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shuah
SHU´AH (shūʹa).1. The last named of the six sons of Abraham by Keturah (Gen. 25:2; 1 Chron. 1:32).2. See Shua, no. 1.3. See Shuhah.
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Isaac Brother
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Jokshan Brother
Zimran Brother
Medan Brother
Ishbak Brother
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Esau Nephew
Sarah Aunt
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Ephah Nephew
Epher Nephew
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Sheba Nephew
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Kedemah Nephew
Enoch Nephew
Uz Cousin
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Pildash Cousin
Abida Nephew
Jidlaph Cousin
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