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jobab


jobab


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jobab 
  dweller  in  the  desert.  (1.)  One  of  the  sons  of  Joktan,  and 
  founder  of  an  Arabian  tribe  (Gen.  10:29).  (2.)  King  of  Edom, 
  succeeded  Bela  (Gen.  36:33,  34).  (3.)  A  Canaanitish  king  (Josh. 
  11:1)  who  joined  the  confederacy  against  Joshua. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jobab,  sorrowful,  hated