Bible Names H-M: Jephunneh
Jephunneh in Easton's Bible Dictionary
nimble, or a beholder. (1.) The father of Caleb, who was
Joshua's companion in exploring Canaan (Num. 13:6), a
(Josh. 14:14). (2.) One of the descendants of Asher (1
Jephunneh in Hitchcock's Bible Names
he that beholds
Jephunneh in Naves Topical Bible
-1. Father of Caleb
-2. An Asherite
Jephunneh in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(for whom a way is prepared).
1. Father of Caleb the spy, appears to have belonged
to an Edomitish tribe called Kenezites, from Kenaz their
founder. See Nu 13:6 etc.; Numb 32:12 etc.; Josh 14:14 etc.;
1Chr 4:15 (B.C. 1530.)
2. A descendant of Asher, eldest of the three sons of
Jether. 1Ch 7:38 (B.C. 1017.)
Jephunneh in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
je-fun'-e (yephunneh, meaning uncertain):
(1) Father of Caleb (Nu 13:6; 14:6,30, etc.).
According to Nu 13:6, he was of the tribe of Judah; according
to 32:12; Josh 14:6, a Kenizzite; the Kenizzites were
incorporated in Judah (compare 1 Ch 4:13-15).
(2) A son of Jether, an Asherite (1 Ch 7:38).
Jephunneh in Wikipedia
Jephunneh (יְפֻנֶּה) is a Biblical name which means "for whom a
way is prepared", and may refer to:
Father of Caleb the spy, appears to have belonged to an
Edomitish tribe called Kenezites, from Kenaz their founder.
See (Numbers 13:6 etc.; Num. 32:12 etc.; Josh 14:14 etc.; 1
Chr 4:15.) (B.C.E. 1530.)
A descendant of Asher, eldest of the three sons of Jether. (1
Chronicles 7:38.) (B.C.E. 1017.)
Jephunneh Scripture - 1 Chronicles 4:15
And the sons of Caleb the son of Jephunneh; Iru, Elah, and
Naam: and the sons of Elah, even Kenaz.
Jephunneh Scripture - Deuteronomy 1:36
Save Caleb the son of Jephunneh; he shall see it, and to him
will I give the land that he hath trodden upon, and to his
children, because he hath wholly followed the LORD.
Jephunneh Scripture - Joshua 15:13
And unto Caleb the son of Jephunneh he gave a part among the
children of Judah, according to the commandment of the LORD to
Joshua, [even] the city of Arba the father of Anak, which
[city is] Hebron.
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