Bible Names N-Z: Nimshi
Nimshi in Easton's Bible Dictionary
saved. Jehu was "the son of Jehoshaphat, the son of Nimshi" (2
Kings 9:2; comp. 1 Kings 19:16).
Nimshi in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Grandfather of Jehu, and father of Jehoshaphat (2 Kings 9:2).
"Son" means grandson or descendant (1 Kings 19:16).
Nimshi in Hitchcock's Bible Names
rescued from danger
Nimshi in Naves Topical Bible
-Father of Jehu
Nimshi in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(rescued), the grandfather of Jehu, who is generally called
"the son of Nimshi." 1Ki 19:16; 2Ki 9:2, 14,20; 2Ch 22:7
Nimshi in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
nim'-shi (nimshi): The grandfather of Jehu (2 Ki 9:2,14).
Jehu's usual designation is "son of Nimshi" (1 Ki 19:16).
Nimshi in Wikipedia
Nimshi (Hebrew: נִמְשִׁי; Latin and Douay-Rheims: Namsi) was the
grandfather of Jehu, father of Jehoshaphat, and a character in
the Hebrew Bible. Although he is sometimes referred to as the
father is Jehu in the Hebrew Bible, this is usually
regarded by scholars to mean that this means descendant of
father, not that Jehu was the son of Nimshi.
Nimshi Scripture - 1 Kings 19:16
And Jehu the son of Nimshi shalt thou anoint [to be] king over
Israel: and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abelmeholah shalt
thou anoint [to be] prophet in thy room.
Nimshi Scripture - 2 Kings 9:14
So Jehu the son of Jehoshaphat the son of Nimshi conspired
against Joram. (Now Joram had kept Ramothgilead, he and all
Israel, because of Hazael king of Syria.
Nimshi Scripture - 2 Kings 9:20
And the watchman told, saying, He came even unto them, and
cometh not again: and the driving [is] like the driving of
Jehu the son of Nimshi; for he driveth furiously.
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