The personal name of three people, perhaps because they were all partially disabled. 1 The Judean son of Eshton (1Chr 4:12). 2 An ancestor of some Temple servants working in postexilic Judah (Ezra 2:49; Neh 7:51). 3 The father of Joiada who, with Meshullam, repaired the Old Gate (Neh 3:6).
12Eshton became the father of Beth-rapha, Paseah, and Tehinnah the father of Ir-nahash. These are the men of Recah.
49Uzza, Paseah, Besai,
51of Gazzam, of Uzza, of Paseah,
6Joiada son of Paseah and Meshullam son of Besodeiah repaired the Old Gate; they laid its beams and set up its doors, its bolts, and its bars.