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jabez


jabez


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Jabez,  KY 
  Zip  code(s):  42532 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jabez 
  affiction.  (1.)  A  descendant  of  Judah,  of  whom  it  is  recorded 
  that  "God  granted  him  that  which  he  requested"  (1  Chr.  4:9,  10). 
 
  (2.)  A  place  inhabited  by  several  families  of  the  scribes  (1 
  Chr.  2:55). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jabez,  sorrow;  trouble