The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Zaham, Son of Rehoboam
Zaham, Son of Rehoboam (זַהַם‎, zaham). Son of King Rehoboam with his wife Mahalath who was the daughter of Abihail, daughter of Eliab, one of David’s brothers (2 Chr 11:19).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Zaham (Person)
ZAHAM (PERSON) [Heb zāham (זָהַם)]. A son of King Rehoboam (2 Chr 11:19). Zaham was one of three sons born to Rehoboam and Mahalath. The latter was Rehoboam’s cousin who descended from Jesse through the line of Eliab, one of David’s brothers. The note on Zaham’s birth occurs in an extended passage not
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Zaham zāʹham [Heb. zaham—‘loathsome’]. A son of King Rehoboam by Mahalath (2 Ch. 11:19).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Zaham [zāˊhăm] (Heb. zāham “disgust”). A son of King Rehoboam of Judah (2 Chr. 11:19).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Za´ham (fatness), son of Rehoboam by Abihail the daughter of Eliab. 2 Chron. 11:19.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
ZA´HAM (zaʹham; “loathsome fool”). The last of the three sons of Rehoboam by Abihail (2 Chron. 11:19), about 930 b.c. Keil (Com., ad loc.) holds that Mahalath was the wife of Rehoboam and that Abihail, the daughter of Eliab, was Mahalath’s mother.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ZAHAM<za’-ham> (זָהַם[zaham], meaning uncertain; Septuagint Codex Alexandrinus [Ζαλάμ, Zalam], Codex Vaticanus [̔Ροολλάμ, Rhoollam]): A son of King Rehoboam (2 Ch 11:19).
See also
Rehoboam Father
Mahalath Mother
Abijah Brother
Ziza Brother
Shemariah Brother
Jeush Brother
Solomon Grandfather
Asa Nephew
Jerimoth Grandfather
Naamah Grandmother
Basemath Aunt
Abihail Grandmother
Taphath Aunt