Word Summary
Yabesh: a place in Gilead, also an Israelite
Original Word: יָבֵשׁ
Transliteration: Yabesh
Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-bashe')
Part of Speech: proper name, of a location; location; person
Short Definition: a place in Gilead, also an Israelite
Meaning: Jabesh -- a place in Gilead, also an Israelite
Strong's Concordance
Jobesh Gilead

The same as yabesh (also Yabeysh {yaw-bashe'}; often with the addition of Gil'ad, i.e. Jabesh of Gilad); Jobesh, the name of an Israelite and of a place in Palestine -- Jobesh ((-Gilead)).

see HEBREW yabesh

see HEBREW Gil'ad


H3003. Yabesh

III. יָבֵישׁ יָבֵשׁ,proper name, of a location or


1. location גִּלְעָד יָבֵשׁJabesh of Gilead, ᵐ5Ιαβ(ε)ις Γαλααδ, exact site unknown, Judges 21:8-9, 10, 12, 14; 2 Samuel 21:12; 1 Chronicles 10:11 (ᵐ5L Ιαβις τῆς Γαλααδ); גִּלְעָד יָבֵישׁ1 Samuel 11:1, 9; 31:11; 2 Samuel 2:4-5, (in these three ᵐ5L Ιαβις τῆς Γαλαατιδιτος); יָבֵישׁ1 Samuel 11:1, 3, 5, 9, 10; יָבֵשׁ1 Chronicles 10:12; יָבֵ֑ישָׁה10:12; "" יָבֵ֫שָׁה1 Samuel 31:12-13,.

2. person יָבֵשׁ‎ father of Shallum 2 Kings 15:10, 13, 14.