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HEBREW: 8344 yvv Sheshay
NAVE: Sheshai
EBD: Sheshai
SMITH: SHESHAI
ISBE: SHESHAI
Sherezer | Sherghat, Asshur, Assur | Sheriff | Sheriffs | Sheshach | Sheshai | Sheshan | Sheshbazzar | Shethar | Shethar-Bozenai | Shethar-Bozenai, Shethar-Boznai

Sheshai

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Sheshai: NET AVS NIV NRSV NASB TEV
a descendant of Anak who lived in Hebron at the time of Moses

six; mercy; flax

Hebrew

Strongs #08344: yvv Sheshay

Sheshai = "noble"

1) son of Anak, one of the giants in the land of Canaan

8344 Sheshay shay-shah'-ee

probably for 8343; Sheshai, a Canaanite:-Sheshai.
see HEBREW for 08343

Sheshai [EBD]

whitish, one of the sons of Anak (Num. 13:22). When the Israelites obtained possession of the country the sons of Anak were expelled and slain (Josh. 15:14; Judg. 1:10).

Sheshai [NAVE]

SHESHAI, a son of Anak, Num. 13:22; Josh. 15:14; Judg. 1:10.

SHESHAI [SMITH]

(noble), one of the three sons of Anak who dwelt in Hebron. (Numbers 13:22) (B.C. 1445.)

SHESHAI [ISBE]

SHESHAI - she'-shi (sheshay): One of the sons of Anak, perhaps an old Hebronite clan name. (Sayce combines the name with Sasu, the root sh-c-h, the Egyptian name for the Syrian Bedouins.) The clan lived in Hebron at the time of the conquest and was expelled by Caleb (Nu 13:22, Codex Vaticanus Sessei; Codex Alexandrinus Semei; Josh 15:14, Codex Vaticanus Sousei; Codex Alexandrinus Sousai; Jdg 1:10, Codex Vaticanus Sessei; Codex Alexandrinus Geththi).




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