1) For Jabesh-Gilead (1 Sam. 11:3, 9, 10).
   2) The father of Shallum (2 Kings 15:10, 13, 14), who usurped the throne of Israel on the death of Zachariah.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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