Shear-jashub (Shee´uhr-jay´shuhb; Heb., “a remnant will return”)

The eldest of Isaiah’s sons (Isa 7:3). By giving his child this unusual name, Isaiah made Shear-jashub a living symbol of the prophet’s early message concerning the Northern Kingdom (Isa 10:21-22). Only a remnant of it would survive.

Isa 7:3

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Isa 10:21-22

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