jarib Summary and Overview
jarib in Easton's Bible Dictionary
an adversary. (1.) A son of Simeon (1 Chr. 4:24). (2.) One of the chiefs sent by Ezra to bring up the priests to Jerusalem (Ezra 8:16). (3.) Ezra 10:18.
jarib in Smith's Bible Dictionary
(adversary). 1. Named in the list of #1Ch 4:24| only, as a son of Simeon. Perhaps the same as JACHIN. Gene 46; Exod 6; Numb 26. 2. One of the "chief men" who accompanied Ezra on his journey from Babylon to Jerusalem. #Ezr 8:16| (B.C. 469.) 3. A priest of the house of Jeshua the son of Jozadak, who had married a foreign wife, and was compelled by Ezra to put her away. #Ezr 10:18| (B.C. 459.) 4. 1 Macc. 14:29. A contraction or corruption of the name JOARIB. ch. 2:1.
jarib in Schaff's Bible Dictionary
JA'RIB (an adversary). 1. A son of Simeon, 1 Chr 4:24; called Jachin in Gen 46:10. 2. A companion of Ezra, "a chief man." Ezr 8:16. 3. A priest married to a foreign wife. Ezr 10:18.
jarib in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. Son of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:24). J ACHIN in Genesis 26:12. 46:10; Exodus 6:15; Numbers 26:12. 2. Accompanied Ezra (8:16) from Babylon. Sent unto Iddo the chief at Casiphia, and to his brethren the Nethinims, to procure ministers for the house of God. Ezra 10:18.