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Definitions of Zabad

  1. dowry; endowed
  2. ( gift ). 1. Son of Nathan son of Attai, son of Ahlai Sheshans daughter, ( 1 Chronicles 2:31-37 ) and hence called son of Ahlai. ( 1 Chronicles 11:41 ) ( B.C. 1046.) He was one of Davids mighty men but none of his deeds have been recorded. The chief interest connected with him is in his genealogy, which is of considerable importance in a chronological point of view. 2. An Ephraimite, if the text of ( 1 Chronicles 7:21 ) Isa correct. 3. Son of Shimeath, an Ammonitess; an assassin who, with Jehozabad, slew King Joash, according to ( 2 Chronicles 24:26 ) ( B.C. 840); but in ( 2 Kings 12:21 ) his name is written, probably more correctly, JOZACHAR. 4. A layman of Israel, of the sons of Zattu, who put away his foreign wife at Ezras command. ( Ezra 10:27 ) ( B.C. 458.) 5. One of the descendants of Hashum who had married a foreign wife after the captivity. ( Ezra 10:33 ) ( B.C. 458.) 6. One of the sons of Nebo whose name is mentioned under the same circumstances as the two preceding. ( Ezra 10:43 )
  3. gift. One of David's valiant men ( 1 Chronicles 11:41 ), the descendant of Ahlai, of the " children of Sheshan" ( 2:31 ).
  4. gift. A descendant of Tahath ( 7:21 ).
  5. gift. The son of Shemath. He conspired against Joash, king of Judah, and slew him ( 2 Chronicles 24:25 2 Chronicles 24:26 ). He is called also Jozachar ( 2 Kings 12:21 ).
  6. gift. Ezra 10:27 .
  7. gift. Ezra 10:33 .
  8. gift. Ezra 10:43 . These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.[ N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible DictionaryBibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. " Entry for Zabad". " Easton's Bible Dictionary". .
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