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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3103 - יוֹבָב

Word Origin
from (02980)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Jobab = “a desert”

1) the last in order of the sons of Joktan, a descendant of Shem

2) one of the kings of Edom

3) the king of Madon, located in northern Canaan, and one of the kings who opposed Joshua during the conquest and who were routed at Meron

4) head of a Benjamite house

5) another Benjamite

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (9) HCS (9)
Genesis 3
Joshua 1
1 Chronicles 5
Genesis 3
Joshua 1
1 Chronicles 5
Genesis 3
Joshua 1
1 Chronicles 5
n-p 9
n-p 9
n-p 9

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יוֺבָב proper name, masculine (Sabean proper name יהיבב Glaser Skizze ii. 303ff.) —

1 'son' of Yoktân Genesis 10:29 = 1 Chronicles 1:23, ᵐ5 Ιωβαβ.

2 a king in Edom Genesis 36:33,34 = 1 Chronicles 1:44,45, ᵐ5 Ιω(α)βαβ.

3 king of Madon (Northern Canaan) Joshua 11:1, ᵐ5 Ιω(β)αβ.

4 Benjamites:

a. 1 Chronicles 8:9, ᵐ5 Ιωβαβ.

b. 1 Chronicles 8:18, ᵐ5 Ιω(β)αβ.

יְבוּס, יְבוּסִי, יְבֻסִי see below בוס above

יִבְחָר see below בחר above

יָבִין see below בין above

יוֺבָב proper name see יבב; יוֺבֵל, יוּבַל see יבל.

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List of Word Forms
וְיוֹבָ֖ב ויובב יוֹבָ֑ב יוֹבָ֥ב יוֹבָב֙ יובב veyoVav wə·yō·w·ḇāḇ wəyōwḇāḇ yō·w·ḇāḇ yoVav yōwḇāḇ
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