Bible Names N-Z: Shear-Jashub
Shear-Jashub in Easton's Bible Dictionary
a remnant shall escape or return (i.e., to God), a symbolical
name which the prophet Isaiah gave to his son (Isa.
perhaps his eldest son.
Shear-Jashub in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("a remnant shall return.") Isaiah's son who accompanied him
in meeting Ahab. His name was a standing memorial to Ahaz,
symbolizing the saving of the remnant of Judah when Israel was
cast away (Isaiah 7:1-7; Isaiah 10:20-22; Isaiah 6:13),
therefore that Pekah of Israel and Rezin of Damascus could not
Shear-Jashub in Hitchcock's Bible Names
the remnant shall return
Shear-Jashub in Naves Topical Bible
-A son of Isaiah
Shear-Jashub in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(lit. a remnant shall return), the symbolical name of the son
of Isaiah the prophet. Isa 7:3
Shear-Jashub in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
she-ar-ja'-shub or jash'-ub (she'ar yashubh, "a remnant shall
return"; Septuagint ho kataleiphtheis Iasoub): The son of
Isaiah, who accompanied him when he set out to meet Ahaz (Isa
7:3). The name like that of other children of prophets
(compare "Immanuel," "Mahershalal-hash-baz," "Lo-ruhamah,"
etc.) is symbolic of a message which the prophet wishes to
emphasize. Thus Isaiah uses the very words she'ar yashubh to
express his oft-repeated statement that a remnant of Israel
will return to Yahweh (Isa 10:21).
Shear-jashub in Wikipedia
Shearjashub, the first-mentioned son of Isaiah according to
Isaiah 7:3. His name means "the remnant shall return" and was
prophetic; offering hope to the people of Israel, that
although they were going to be sent into exile, and their
temple destroyed, God remained faithful and would deliverance
"a remnant" from Babylon and bring them back to their land.
Shear-jashub Scripture - Isaiah 7:3
Then said the LORD unto Isaiah, Go forth now to meet Ahaz,
thou, and Shearjashub thy son, at the end of the conduit of
the upper pool in the highway of the fuller's field;
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