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Shuthelah (son of Ephraim)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah, Son of Ephraim
Shuthelah, Son of Ephraim (שׁוּתֶלַח‎, shuthelach). An Ephraimite and the eponymous ancestor of the clan of the Shuthelahites (Num 26:35–36; 1 Chr 7:20). His sons included Eran (Num 26:36) and Bered or Becher. One of his descendants is also named Shuthelah and is mentioned in 1 Chr 7:21.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah (Person)
SHUTHELAH (PERSON) [Heb šûtelaḥ (שׁוּתֶלַח)]. SHUTHELAHITES. 1. Shuthelah is the first son of Ephraim according to 1 Chr 7:20. This genealogy of Ephraim lists many descendants including Shuthelah’s son Bered, two Tahaths, Zabad, another Shuthelah (v 21), and others. The significance of the 1 Chronicles
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shuthelah
Shuthelah. 1. Ephraim’s son, the brother of Becher and Tahan, and the father of Eran and Bered. He founded the Shuthelahite family and was the ancestor of Joshua, the son of Nun (Nm 26:35; kjv Shuthalhite; 1 Chr 7:20, 27).2. Zabad’s son from Ephraim’s tribe (1 Chr 7:21).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shuthelah
1. A son of Ephraim and his descendants (Nu. 26:35); called the father of Eram in v 36, of Bered in 1 Ch. 7:20.
Shuthelah
Shuthelah shoo̅ʹthə-lə [Heb. šûṯelaḥ]; SHUTHELAHITES shoo̅ʹthə-lə-hīts [Heb. haššuṯalḥî]; AV, NEB, SHUTHALHITE (S).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah
SHUTHELAH1. Ephraim’s son, the brother of Beker and Tahan, and the father of Eran and Bered. He founded the Shuthelahite family and was an ancestor of Joshua the son of Nun (Nm 26:35; 1 Chr 7:20, 27).2. Zabad’s son from Ephraim’s tribe (1 Chr 7:21).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shuthelah
Shuthelah (shoo´thuh-luh), a son of Ephraim, ancestor of the Shuthelahites (Num. 26:35–36). The Ephraimite mentioned in 1 Chron. 7:21–22 may be the same person.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shuthelah
SHUTHELAH. The first son of E Ephraim, father of Eran, and head of “the family of the Shuthalhites” (Num 26:35–37; 1 Chr 7:20–21).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shuthelah
Shuthelah (Heb. šûṯelaḥ)1. A son of Ephraim, ancestor of the Shuthelahite clan (Num. 26:35–36; 1 Chr. 7:20).2. An Ephraimite, the son of Zabad (1 Chr. 7:21). The text is unclear whether he is the same as 1 above or a descendant.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah
Shu´thelah (noise of breaking), head of an Ephraimite family, called after him Shuthalhites, Num. 26:35, and lineal ancestor of Joshua the son of Nun. 1 Chron. 1 Chron. 7:20–27.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah
SHU´THELAH (shūʹthe-la).1. First named of the three sons of Ephraim (Num. 26:35–36), perhaps about 1850 b.c. His descendants to a second Shuthelah are given in 1 Chron. 7:20–21.2. The sixth in descent from no. 1, being the son of Zabad and father of Ezer and Elead (1 Chron. 7:21).
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Shuthelah
ShuthelahShuthelah (sho̅o̅ʹthuh-luh), the founder of an Ephraimite clan, the Shuthelahites (Num. 26:35–36). The Ephraimite mentioned in 1 Chron. 7:21–22 may be the same person, although on the other hand different generations may be indicated.
See also
Relatives
Ephraim Father
Tahan Brother
Beriah Brother
Ezer Brother
Sheerah Sister
Becher Son
Eran Son
Joseph Grandfather
Manasseh Uncle
Machir Cousin
Asenath Grandmother
Asriel Cousin
Tahath Grandson