Jehovah is liberal; or, whom Jehovah impels.
   1) A son of Shimeah, and nephew of David. It was he who gave the fatal wicked advice to Amnon, the heir to the throne (2 Sam. 13:3-6). He was very "subtil," but unprincipled.
   2) A son of Rechab, the founder of a tribe who bound themselves by a vow to abstain from wine (Jer. 35:6-19). There were different settlements of Rechabites (Judg. 1:16; 4:11; 1 Chr. 2:55). (See Rechabites.) His interview and alliance with Jehu are mentioned in 2 Kings 10:15-23. He went with Jehu in his chariot to Samaria.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Jehonadab — Jehonadab(meaning Jehovah is willing) was the son of Rechab. He appears in 2 Kings 10:15 31 in the Books of Kings in the Hebrew Bible. He was a supporter of Jehu son of Nimshi in the elimination of the house of Ahab and in suppressing worship of… …   Wikipedia

  • Rechabite — Rechabites the descendants of Rechab through Jonadab or Jehonadab. They belonged to the Kenites, who accompanied the children of Israel into the holy land, and dwelt among them. Moses married a Kenite wife, [Judges 1:16] and Jael was the wife of… …   Wikipedia

  • Rechabites —    The descendants of Rechab through Jonadab or Jehonadab. They belonged to the Kenites, who accompanied the children of Israel into Palestine, and dwelt among them. Moses married a Kenite wife (Judg. 1:16), and Jael was the wife of Heber the… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 2 Kings 10 — 1 And Ahab had seventy sons in Samaria. And Jehu wrote letters, and sent to Samaria, unto the rulers of Jezreel, to the elders, and to them that brought up Ahab s children, saying, 2 Now as soon as this letter cometh to you, seeing your master s… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Nabal — For other uses, see Nabal (disambiguation). According to the 1st Book of Samuel Chapter 25, Nabal (נבל), was a rich Calebite[1] who was also described as being harsh and surly. David (who was not yet king) and his band of men who had been… …   Wikipedia

  • Rechab — is the name of three men in the Bible:*One of the two captains of bands whom Saul s son Ish bosheth took into his service, and who conspired to kill him. (2 Samuel 4:2) *The father of Malchiah, ruler of part of Beth haccerem. (Nehemiah 3:14) *A… …   Wikipedia

  • Rechabite — ▪ Israelite sect       member of a conservative, ascetic Israelite sect that was named for Rechab, the father of Jehonadab. Jehonadab was an ally of Jehu, a 9th century BC king of Israel, and a zealous antagonist against the worshippers of Baal,… …   Universalium

  • Jehu — Yehu redirects here, for the instrument, see Yehu (instrument).Jehu (Hebrew Name|יְהוּא|Yehu|Yəhû| The Lord is He ) was king of Israel, the son of Jehoshaphat [Jehu’s father was not the roughly contemporaneous King Jehoshaphat of Judah, whose own …   Wikipedia

  • List of Biblical names — This is a list of names from the Bible, mainly taken from the 19th century public domain resource: : Hitchcock s New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible by Roswell D. Hitchcock, New York: A. J. Johnson, 1874, c1869.Each name is given with its …   Wikipedia

  • Jonadab — is the name of two men in the Hebrew Bible: *see Jonadabs *In 2 Samuel 13:3 Jonadab son of Shimeah is described as a very shrewd man (NIV). He suggests to Amnon the plan he uses to seduce Tamardn, and is later implicated in the murder of Amnon by …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”