Jashobeam

Jashobeam (Juh-shoh´bee-uhm; Heb., “the people will return”)

1 The son of Zabdiel the Hachmonite. He was the commander of David’s elite group of thirty fighting men (1Chr 11:11; 1Chr 27:2), a position apparently also held at one time by Abishai and Amasai (1Chr 11:20; 1Chr 12:18). 2 A Levite of the clan of Korah who joined David’s fighting men at Ziklag (1Chr 12:6); he may be the same as 1.

1Chr 11:11

11This is an account of David's mighty warriors: Jashobeam, son of Hachmoni, was chief of the Three; he wielded his spear against three hundred whom he killed a ... View more

1Chr 27:2

2Jashobeam son of Zabdiel was in charge of the first division in the first month; in his division were twenty-four thousand.

1Chr 11:20

20Now Abishai, the brother of Joab, was chief of the Thirty. With his spear he fought against three hundred and killed them, and won a name beside the Three.

1Chr 12:18

18Then the spirit came upon Amasai, chief of the Thirty, and he said,

“We are yours, O David;
and with you, O son of Jesse!
Peace, peace to you,
and peace to t ... View more

1Chr 12:6

6Elkanah, Isshiah, Azarel, Joezer, and Jashobeam, the Korahites;

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