Husham

HUSHAM (hū’shăm). A king of Edom who succeeded Jobab. He came from the land of Teman (Gen.36.34-Gen.36.35; 1Chr.1.45-1Chr.1.46).


HUSHAM hŏŏsh’ əm (חֻשָׁ֖ם, Gen 36:34, 35; חוּשָׁ֖ם, 1 Chron 1:45, 46). A king of Edom from the land of the Temanites, descendant of Esau (Gen 36:34, 35).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

According to the former reference, Husham was one of the kings of Edom, and according to the latter he was "of the land of the Temanites" and (1Ch 1:35 f) descended from Esau.