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    Shaphat in Easton's Bible Dictionary judge. (1.) One of the spies. He represented the tribe of Simeon (Num. 13:5). (2.) The father of Elisha (1 Kings 19:16-19). (3.) One of David's chief herdsmen (1 Chr. 27:29).

    Shaphat in Fausset's Bible Dictionary ("judge".) 1. Numbers 13:5. 2. 1 Kings 19:16; 1 Kings 19:19. 3. 1 Chronicles 3:22. 4. 1 Chronicles 5:12. 5. 1 Chronicles 27:29.

    Shaphat in Hitchcock's Bible Names judge

    Shaphat in Naves Topical Bible -1. The representative of the tribe of Simeon among the spies sent into Canaan Nu 13:5 -2. Father of Elisha 1Ki 19:16,19; 2Ki 3:11; 6:31 -3. Son of Shemaiah 1Ch 3:22 -4. A Gadite 1Ch 5:12 -5. Son of Adlai 1Ch 27:29

    Shaphat in Smiths Bible Dictionary (judge). 1.The Simeonite spy, son of Hori. Nu 13:5 (B.C. 1490). 2. The father of the prophet Elisha. 1Ki 19:18,19; 2Ki 3:11; 6:31 (B.C. before 900.) 3. One of the six sons of Shemaiah in the royal line of Judah. 1Ch 3:22 (B.C. 350.) 4. One of the chiefs of the Gadites in Bashan. 1Ch 5:12 (B.C. 750.) 5. The son of Adlai, who was over David's oxen in the valleys. 1Ch 27:29 (B.C. 1020.)

    Shaphat in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE sha'-fat (shaphat):iah, one of the 70 men whom Ezekiel saw, in his vision of the Temple, sacrificing to idols (Ezek 8:11). (1) The Simeonite spy (Nu 13:5, Saphat). (2) The father of the prophet Elisha (1 Ki 19:16; 2 Ki 3:11, Septuagint Saphath). (3) A name in the royal genealogy of Judah (1 Ch 3:22). (4) A Gadite (1 Ch 5:12). (5) One of David's herdsmen (1 Ch 27:29).

    Shaphat in Wikipedia Shaphat (Hebrew: שָׁפָט; Latin and Douay-Rheims Saphat) of Abel- meholah: a character in the Bible, father of Elisha and son of Adlai. And Jehu the son of Nimshi shalt thou anoint to be king over Israel: and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abelmeholah shalt thou anoint to be prophet in thy room. And it shall come to pass, that him that escapeth the sword of Hazael shall Jehu slay: and him that escapeth from the sword of Jehu shall Elisha slay. Yet I have left me seven thousand in Israel, all the knees which have not bowed unto Baal, and every mouth which hath not kissed him. So he departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him. 1 Kings 19:16-19

    Shaphat Scripture - 1 Chronicles 3:22 And the sons of Shechaniah; Shemaiah: and the sons of Shemaiah; Hattush, and Igeal, and Bariah, and Neariah, and Shaphat, six.

    Shaphat Scripture - 1 Kings 19:16 And Jehu the son of Nimshi shalt thou anoint [to be] king over Israel: and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abelmeholah shalt thou anoint [to be] prophet in thy room.

    Shaphat Scripture - 2 Kings 3:11 But Jehoshaphat said, [Is there] not here a prophet of the LORD, that we may enquire of the LORD by him? And one of the king of Israel's servants answered and said, Here [is] Elisha the son of Shaphat, which poured water on the hands of Elijah.