Bible Names N-Z: Sheshai
Sheshai in Easton's Bible Dictionary
whitish, one of the sons of Anak (Num. 13:22). When the
Israelites obtained possession of the country the sons
were expelled and slain (Josh. 15:14; Judg. 1:10).
Sheshai in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
One of Anak's three sons at Hebron, driven out and slain by
Caleb leading Judah (Numbers 13:22; Joshua 15:14; Judges
Sheshai in Hitchcock's Bible Names
six; mercy; flax
Sheshai in Naves Topical Bible
-A son of Anak
Nu 13:22; Jos 15:14; Jud 1:10
Sheshai in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(noble), one of the three sons of Anak who dwelt in Hebron. Nu 13:22 (B.C. 1445.)
Sheshai in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
she'-shi (sheshay): One of the sons of Anak, perhaps an old
Hebronite clan name. (Sayce combines the name with Sasu, the
root sh-c-h, the Egyptian name for the Syrian Bedouins.) The
clan lived in Hebron at the time of the conquest and was
expelled by Caleb (Nu 13:22, Codex Vaticanus Sessei; Codex
Alexandrinus Semei; Josh 15:14, Codex Vaticanus Sousei; Codex
Alexandrinus Sousai; Jdg 1:10, Codex Vaticanus Sessei; Codex
Sheshai in Wikipedia
Sheshai was a clan of Anakim living in Hebron named for a son
of Anak in the Holy Bible (Numbers 13:22). The clans were
driven out of the city by Caleb (Joshua 15:14) and the Tribe
of Judah (Judges 1:10).
The two brothers of Sheshai were Ahiman and Talmai.
Sheshai Scripture - Joshua 15:14
And Caleb drove thence the three sons of Anak, Sheshai, and
Ahiman, and Talmai, the children of Anak.
Sheshai Scripture - Judges 1:10
And Judah went against the Canaanites that dwelt in Hebron:
(now the name of Hebron before [was] Kirjatharba:) and they
slew Sheshai, and Ahiman, and Talmai.
Sheshai Scripture - Numbers 13:22
And they ascended by the south, and came unto Hebron; where
Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai, the children of Anak, [were].
(Now Hebron was built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
If you notice a broken link or any error PLEASE report it by clicking HERE
© 1995-2016 Bible History Online