JEHONADAB (jē-hŏn'a-dăb, Heb. yehônādhāv, Jehovah is liberal). Also appears as Jonadab. 1. Son of David’s brother Shimeah (
2. Son of Recab, of the Kenite clan, who assisted Jehu in abolishing Baal worship in Samaria (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
(yehonadhabh, either "Yahweh is noble" or "liberal," or "Yahweh has impelled") = Jonadab (yonadhabh, same meaning):
See Jonathan, (4).
See Rechab, Rechabites.
David Francis Roberts