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Bible Names N-Z: Salmon


Salmon in Easton's Bible Dictionary garment, the son of Nashon (Ruth 4:20; Matt. 1:4, 5), possibly the same as Salma in 1 Chr. 2:51.

Salmon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary A hill near Shechem on which Abimelech cut down the boughs with which they set on fire the tower of Shechem. Salmon means shady, dark (Psalm 68:14). The brightness of prosperity after the gloom of the conflict was like the glittering white snow which covers dark Salmon's forests (Judges 9:48; Mark 9:3). Or else (Maurer) Canaan had the same snowy appearance, covered over With the corpses of the slain, as Salmon when its trees were cut down by Abimelech changed its dark color for a white one. Joel 1:7, "He hath barked my figtree ... the branches are made white." The blanching bones too may be referred to.

Salmon in Hitchcock's Bible Names peaceable; perfect; he that rewards

Salmon in Naves Topical Bible -1. A hill Ps 68:14 -2. SALMON See SALMA, number two

Salmon in Smiths Bible Dictionary (garment), Ru 4:20,21; 1Ch 2:11,51,54; Mt 1:4,5; Lu 3:32 son of Nahshon. the prince of the children of Judah, and father of Boat, the husband of Ruth. (B.C. 1296.) Bethlehem-ephratah, which was Salmon's inheritance, was part of the territory of Caleb, the grandson of Ephratah; and this caused him to be reckoned among the sons of Caleb.

Salmon in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE sal'-mon, (salmon, "investiture" (Ruth 4:21), salmah, "clothing" (Ruth 4:20), salma' (1 Ch 2:11,51,54); Salmon): (1) The father of Boaz, the husband of Ruth, and thus the grandfather of Jesse, David's father (Ruth 4:20,21). He is mentioned in both the genealogies of Jesus (Mt 1:4,5; Lk 3:32). From Mt 1:5 we learn that he married Rahab, by whom he begat Boaz. (2) In 1 Ch 2:51 ff, we read of a Salma, "the father of Beth- lehem," a son of Caleb, the son of Hur. He is also said to be the father of "the Netophathites, Atroth-beth-joab, and half of the Manahathites, the Zorites," and several "families of scribes." See also ZALMON. S. F. Hunter

Salmon in Wikipedia Salmon is a person in the Hebrew Bible. His name can be pronounced Salmon or Salmah. He is the son of Nahshon, and married with Rahab of Jericho, by whom he had Boaz. Salmon is mentioned in 1 Chronicles 2:10- 11; Ruth 4:20,21.Matthew 1:4 According to The Exodus, of those who were at least twenty years of age when leaving Egypt, only Caleb and Joshua would cross the Jordan River.

Salmon Scripture - Matthew 1:4 And Aram begat Aminadab; and Aminadab begat Naasson; and Naasson begat Salmon;

Salmon Scripture - Matthew 1:5 And Salmon begat Booz of Rachab; and Booz begat Obed of Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse;

Salmon Scripture - Ruth 4:20 And Amminadab begat Nahshon, and Nahshon begat Salmon,

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