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jashobeam


jashobeam


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jashobeam 
  dweller  among  the  people;  or  to  whom  the  people  turn,  the 
  Hachmonite  (1  Chr.  11:11),  one  of  David's  chief  heroes  who 
  joined  him  at  Ziklag  (12:6).  He  was  the  first  of  the  three  who 
  broke  through  the  host  of  the  Philistines  to  fetch  water  to 
  David  from  the  well  of  Bethlehem  (2  Sam.  23:13-17).  He  is  also 
  called  Adino  the  Eznite  (8). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jashobeam,  the  people  sitting;  or  captivity  of  the  people