Jobab in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE

jo'-bab (yobhabh, perhaps "howling"; Iobab): (1) "Son" of Joktan (Gen 10:29; 1 Ch 1:23). See TABLE OF NATIONS. (2) An Edomite king (Gen 36:33,14; 1 Ch 1:44,45). (3) King of Madon (Josh 11:1). (4) 1 Ch 8:9; and (5) 1 Ch 8:18, Benjamites. The name is confused with that of Job in Septuagint of Job 42:17.

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