Jaakobah

JAAKOBAH (jā'a-kō'ba). A Simeonite prince (1Chr.4.36).


JAAKOBAH jā ə kō’ bə (יַעֲקֹ֡בָה, LXX Ιακαβα, meaning usually taken; may the deity protect). Name of a prince of Simon (1 Chron 4:36, cf. 24:38), from genealogical records of the Beersheba region.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

ja-a-ko’-ba, ja-ak’-o-ba (ya`aqobhah, for meaning compare JACOB, I, 1, 2): 1Ch 4:36, a Simeonite prince.