Hashum

Hashum (Hay´shuhm)

1 The name of a clan of returnees to Jerusalem in postexilic times. The clan numbered either 223 (Ezra 2:19), 7 of whom were found to have married foreign women (Ezra 10:33), or 328 (Neh 7:22). 2 An individual who stood with Ezra at the reading of the law (Neh 8:4). 3 A name that appeared on Nehemiah’s sealed documents (Neh 10:18).

Ezra 2:19

19Of Hashum, two hundred twenty-three.

Ezra 10:33

33Of the descendants of Hashum: Mattenai, Mattattah, Zabad, Eliphelet, Jeremai, Manasseh, and Shimei.

Neh 7:22

22Of Hashum, three hundred twenty-eight.

Neh 8:4

4The scribe Ezra stood on a wooden platform that had been made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on ... View more

Neh 10:18

18Hodiah, Hashum, Bezai,

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.