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Bible Names N-Z: Nahshon


Nahshon in Easton's Bible Dictionary sorcerer, the son of Aminadab, and prince of the children of Judah at the time of the first numbering of the tribes in the wilderness (Ex. 6:23). His sister Elisheba was the wife of Aaron. He died in the wilderness (Num. 26:64, 65). His name occurs in the Greek form Naasson in the genealogy of Christ (Matt, 1:4; Luke 3:32).

Nahshon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary Son of Amminadab, prince of Judah; assisted Moses and Aaron at the first numbering in the wilderness (1 Chronicles 2:10; Exodus 6:23; Numbers 1:7). His sister Elisheba married Aaron. Salmon his son married Rahab after the fall of Jericho. First in the encampment, the march, as captain of Judah (Numbers 2:3; Numbers 10:14; Numbers 7:12), and in offering for dedicating the altar; but third in order at the census (Numbers 1:1-7); died in the wilderness (Numbers 26:64-65). The sixth in descent from Judah, inclusive; David was fifth after him (Rth 4:18-20; Matthew 1:4; Luke 3:32; 1 Chronicles 2:10-12).

Nahshon in Hitchcock's Bible Names same as Naashon

Nahshon in Naves Topical Bible -Son of Amminadab Ex 6:23; Nu 1:7; 1Ch 2:10 -Captain of the army of Judah Nu 2:3; 10:14; 1Ch 2:10 -Liberality of Nu 7:12,17

Nahshon in Smiths Bible Dictionary (enchanter) son of Amminadab, and prince of the children of Judah (as he is styled in the genealogy of Judah,) 1Ch 2:10 at the time of the first numbering in the wilderness. Ex 6:23; Nu 1:7 etc. His sister, Elisheba, was wife to Aaron, and his son, Salmon, was husband to Rahab after the taking of Jericho. He died in the wilderness, according to Nu 26:64,65 (B.C. before 1451.)

Nahshon in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE na'-shon (nachshon; Septuagint and New Testament, Naasson): A descendant of Judah; brother-in-law of Aaron and ancestor of David and of Jesus Christ (Ex 6:23; Nu 1:7; 1 Ch 2:10,11; Ruth 4:20; Mt 1:4; Lk 3:32).

Nahshon in Wikipedia Nahshon (Hebrew: נַחְשׁוֹן‎) or Nachshon ben Aminadav (נחשון בן עמינדב; "Nahshon son of Aminadav") was, according to the Book of Exodus, the son of Amminadab; descendant in the fifth generation of Judah, brother-in-law of Aaron[1] and an important figure in the Hebrew's Passage of the Red Sea which according to the Jewish Midrash he initiated by walking in head deep until the sea split. The popular Yiddish saying "to be a Nachshon" means to be an "initiator."...

Nahshon Scripture - 1 Chronicles 2:10 And Ram begat Amminadab; and Amminadab begat Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah;

Nahshon Scripture - 1 Chronicles 2:11 And Nahshon begat Salma, and Salma begat Boaz,

Nahshon Scripture - Numbers 2:3 And on the east side toward the rising of the sun shall they of the standard of the camp of Judah pitch throughout their armies: and Nahshon the son of Amminadab [shall be] captain of the children of Judah.

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