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Jabez

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Jabez

Affiction.

1. A descendant of Judah, of whom it is recorded that "God granted him that which he requested" (1 Chronicles 4:9, 10).

2. A place inhabited by several families of the scribes (1 Chronicles 2:55).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Jabez

sorrow; trouble


Naves Topical Index
Jabez

1. A city of Judah
1 Chronicles 2:55

2. The head of a family
1 Chronicles 4:9-10


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Jabez

(sorrow).

  1. Apparently a place at which the families of the scribes resided who belonged to the families of the Kenites. (1 Chronicles 2:55)
  2. The name occurs again in the genealogies of Judah, (1 Chronicles 4:9,10) in a passage of remarkable detail inserted in a genealogy again connected with Bethlehem. ver. 4.