Easton's Bible Dictionary
Affection, son of Zorobabel, mentioned in the genealogy of our Lord (Luke 3:27 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary
(rhee' ssuh) Ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:27 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament
RHESA.—A link in our Lord’s genealogy (Luke 3:27).
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Son of Zerubbabel in Christ's genealogy (Luke 3:27). Lord A. Hervey conjectures Rhesa to be no person, but the title of Zerubbabel, rosh , i.e. "prince," thereby removing a difficulty in reconciling Matthew's with Luke's genealogy.
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary
The son of Zorahabel in the ancestry of Christ, Luke 3:27. Probably derived from Ratzah, will.
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
RHESA . A son of Zerubbabel ( Luke 3:27 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary
Son of Zorobabel, in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus. Luke 3:27 .
- ( Luke 3:27 ) It is conjectured that Rhesa
is no person, but merely a title
- Hervey conjectures Rhesa
to be no person, but the title of Zerubbabel, rosh , i
- Son of Rhesa
in the genealogy of the Lord Jesus
- Some interpreters think his father Rhesa
does not represent a personal name but is a transliteration of the Aramaic word for prince, a title for Zerubbabel
- Their times agree, omitting Rhesa
of Luke, and allowing for Matthew's omission of generations, = Hodaiah (1 Chronicles 3:24)
- In Luke 3:27 , the son of Rhesa
mentioned in the genealogy of Jesus
Son of Rhesa
, according to the text of (Luke 3:27 ) and one of the ancestors of Christ; but according to the view explained in a previous article, son of Zerubbabel, and the same as HANANIAH in (1 Chronicles 3:19 ) ...
The name of a woman, occurring twice in (Luke 8:3 ; 24:10 ) but evidently denoting the same person, (A
Genealogy of Jesus Christ
- ] ) = Hananiah son of Zerubbabel ( 1 Chronicles 3:19 ) the name Rhesa
being really a title (‘Zerubbabel Rhesa
’ = ‘Z