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Jeshebeab

JESHEBEAB (jē-shĕb'ē-ăb, Heb. yeshev’āv, meaning uncertain). The ancestral head of the fourteenth course of priests (1Chr.24.13).


JESHEBEAB jĭ shĕb’ ĭ ăb (יֶֽשֶׁבְאָ֖ב). A Levite; head of the fourteenth course (1 Chron 24:13).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A Levite of the 14th course (1Ch 24:13). Kittel and Gray (HPN, 24) read with Septuagint, A, "Ishbaal"; the name is omitted in Septuagint (Codex Vaticanus) and the change in Massoretic Text as well as the omission in Septuagint may be due to the word ba`al forming part of the name. Compare JERUBBESHETH.