Character Study on Jokshan

Character Study on Jokshan

Genesis 25: And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah.
Genesis 25: And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim.
1 Chronicles 1: Now the sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bare Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan; Sheba, and Dedan.

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Jokshan
Snarer, the second son of Abraham and Keturah (Genesis 25:2,3 ; 1 Chronicles 1:32 ).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Jokshan
(jahk' sshan) Personal name meaning, “trap, snare.” Son of Abraham by Keturah and ancestor of Arabian tribes in wilderness east of Jordan (Genesis 25:2-3 ). He links the Jews and Arabs together as belonging to a common ancestor—Abraham.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Jokshan
An offense; hardness; a knocking
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jokshan
JOKSHAN. Son of Abraham and Keturah, and father of Sheba (Saba) and Dedan ( Genesis 25:2 , 1 Chronicles 1:32 ). The name seems quite unknown, and the suggestion that it is identical with Joktan seems the most plausible.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jokshan
Son of Abraham and Keturah. Genesis 25:2,3 ; 1 Chronicles 1:32 .

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Jokshan
Son of Abraham and Keturah (Genesis 25:2-3; 1 Chronicles 1:32); father of Sheba and Dedan. (See DEDAN.) Jokshan is identified by some with the Cassanitae on the Red Sea (Ptol. 6:7, sec. 6).

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Letushim - Son of Dedan, a son of Jokshan
Leummim - Son of Dedan, a son of Jokshan
Letu'Shim - (hammered ), the name of the second of the sons of Dedan son of Jokshan
Leum'Mim - (peoples ), the name of the third of the descendants of Dedan son of Jokshan, ( Genesis 25:3 ) being in the plural form, like his brethren, Asshurim and Letushim
de'Dan - (Genesis 10:7 ; 1 Chronicles 1:9 ) ... A son of Jokshan, son of Keturah
Jokshan - ) Jokshan is identified by some with the Cassanitae on the Red Sea (Ptol
Jokshan - Jokshan
Keturah - Their sons were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, Shuah; they spread through the desert E
Sheba - The name of a son of Joktan (Genesis 10:28 ) and of Jokshan (Genesis 25:3 )
Dedan - ... ... A son of Jokshan, Abraham's son by Keturah (1 Chronicles 1:32 )
Sheba - Son of Jokshan, and grandson of Abraham by Keturah, Genesis 25:3
Ishmael - Subsequently they, with the descendants of Joktan, the fourth from Shem, Genesis 10:26-29 , and Jokshan, the son of Abraham by Keturah, Genesis 25:3 , and perhaps also of some of the brethren of Joktan and Jokshan, occupied the whole peninsula of Arabia
Dedan - The son of Jokshan, Abraham's son by Keturah, Genesis 25:3
Sabeans - Sheba, son of Jokshan
Dedan - A second Dedan is son of Jokshan, son of Keturah (Genesis 25:3), and is brother of a second Sheba
Sheba - Son of Jokshan, a son of Abraham and Keturah
Sheba - Son of Jokshan, a son of Abraham and Keturah
Keturah - Abraham married Keturah, when he was one hundred and forty years of age, and by her he had six sons, Zimram, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah
Sheba - A son of Jokshan, who was a son of Abraham by Keturah (Genesis 25:3 )
Sabeans - A son of Jokshan, and grandson of Abraham and Keturah, Genesis 10:28 2
Sheba (2) - Grandson of Abraham by Keturah; son of Jokshan (Genesis 25:3)
a'Braham - After Isaac's marriage with Rebekah and his removal to Lahai-roi, Abraham took to wife Keturah, by whom he had six children, Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbok and Shuah, who became the ancestors of nomadic tribes inhabiting the countries south and southeast of Palestine
Sheba - Again, whilst Genesis 10:28 has Joktan as the immediate ancestor of Sheba, Genesis 25:3 has Jokshan
Abram - Abraham afterward married Keturah; by whom he had six sons, Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah; who became heads of different people, which dwelt in Arabia, and around it