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Bible Names H-M: Hashum


Hashum in Easton's Bible Dictionary opulent. (1.) Ezra 2:19; Neh. 7:22. (2.) Stood on Ezra's left hand while he read the law (Neh. 8:4).

Hashum in Hitchcock's Bible Names silence; their hasting

Hashum in Naves Topical Bible -1. Ancestor of certain Jews who returned from the captivity Ezr 2:19; 10:33; Ne 7:22 -2. A priest Ne 8:4 -3. A head of a family Ne 10:18

Hashum in Smiths Bible Dictionary (rich). 1. Bene-Hashum, 223 in number, came back from Babylon with Zerubbabel. Ezr 2:19; 10:33; Ne 7:22 (B.C. before 536.) The chief man of the family was among these who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. Ne 10:18 (B.C. 410.) 2. One of the priests or Levites who stood on Ezra's left hand while he read the law to the congregation. Ne 8:4 (B.C. 410.)

Hashum in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ha'-shum (chashum): (1) In Ezr 2:19; Neh 7:22, "children of Hashum" are mentioned among the returning exiles. In Ezr 10:33 (compare 1 Esdras 9:33, "Asom"), members of the same family are named among those who married foreign wives. (2) One of those who stood on Ezra's left at the reading of the law (Neh 8:4; 1 Esdras 9:44, "Lothasubus"). The signer of the covenant (Neh 10:18) is possibly the same.

Hashum Scripture - Ezra 10:33 Of the sons of Hashum; Mattenai, Mattathah, Zabad, Eliphelet, Jeremai, Manasseh, [and] Shimei.

Hashum Scripture - Ezra 2:19 The children of Hashum, two hundred twenty and three.

Hashum Scripture - Nehemiah 8:4 And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, and Shema, and Anaiah, and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael, and Malchiah, and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, [and] Meshullam.

The Children of Hashum in Fausset's Bible Dictionary 1. 223 in Ezra, 328 in Nehemiah, came back with Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 7:22; Ezra 2:19). Many causes which we can only conjecture may have produced the variation; some gave in their names to go who did not go; others joined the caravan subsequently (Nehemiah 10:18; Ezra 10:33). 2. Nehemiah 8:4.

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