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jabesh


jabesh


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jabesh 
  dry.  (1.)  For  Jabesh-Gilead  (1  Sam.  11:3,9,10). 
 
  (2.)  The  father  of  Shallum  (2  Kings  15:10,  13,  14),  who 
  usurped  the  throne  of  Israel  on  the  death  of  Zachariah. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jabesh,  dryness;  confusion;  shame