Temanite

Temanite (Tee´muh-nit)

1 The tribal or geographical identification of Job’s visiting friend Eliphaz (Job 2:11), who offered several speeches (Job 4:1; Job 15:1; Job 22:1). Having received the charge of God’s wrath (Job 42:7), he obeyed the Lord’s instructions (Job 42:9) and left the scene. It may refer to origins in either Edom (see Teman 2) or northern Arabia (see Tema 2). 2 The tribal or geographic identification of Hisham, an Edomite king (Gen 36:34; 1Chr 1:45).

Job 2:11

Job's Three Friends
11Now when Job's three friends heard of all these troubles that had come upon him, each of them set out from his home—Eliphaz the Temanite, ... View more

Job 4:1

Eliphaz Speaks: Job Has Sinned
1Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered:

Job 15:1

Eliphaz Speaks: Job Undermines Religion
1Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered:

Job 22:1

Eliphaz Speaks: Job's Wickedness Is Great
1Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered:

Job 42:7

Job's Friends Are Humiliated
7After the Lord had spoken these words to Job, the Lord said to Eliphaz the Temanite: “My wrath is kindled against you and against ... View more

Job 42:9

9So Eliphaz the Temanite and Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite went and did what the Lord had told them; and the Lord accepted Job's prayer.

Gen 36:34

34Jobab died, and Husham of the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king.

1Chr 1:45

45When Jobab died, Husham of the land of the Temanites succeeded him.

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