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Dictionaries :: Jarib

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Easton's Bible Dictionary


an adversary. (1.) A son of Simeon (1Ch 4:24).

(2.) One of the chiefs sent by Ezra to bring up the priests to Jerusalem (Ezr 8:16).

(3.) Ezr 10:18.

Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary


fighting; chiding; multiplying; avenging

International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia


ja'-rib, jar'-ib (yaribh, "he contends," or "takes (our) part," or "conducts (our) case"):

(1) In 1Ch 4:24, a "son" (clan) of Simeon =" Jachin" of Ge 46:10; Ex 6:15; Nu 26:12.

(2)in Ezr 8:16, one of the "chief men" for whom Ezra sent, and dispatched by him to Casiphia to fetch ministers for God's house =" Joribus" (1 Esdras 8:44).

(3) In Ezr 10:18, a priest who had married a foreign wife =" Joribus" (1 Esdras 9:19).

Smith's Bible Dictionary



(1.) Named in the list of 1 Chronicles 4:24 only, as a son of Simeon. Perhaps the same as JACHIN. SEE [JACHIN, 2]. Genesis 46; Exodus 6; Numbers 26.

(2.) One of the "chief men" who accompanied Ezra on his journey from Babylon to Jerusalem (Ezra 8:16). (B.C. 469)

(3.) A priest of the house of Jeshua the son of Jozadak, who had married a foreign wife, and was compelled by Ezra to put her away (Ezra 10:18). (B.C. 459)

(4.) 1 Maccabees 14:29. A contraction or corruption of the name JOARIB in 1 Maccabees 2:1.


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