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Zabad in Wikipedia
Zabad is the name of seven men in the Hebrew Bible. Zabad
means gift or endowment.
In 1 Chronicles 2:36-37, Zabad is a member of the Tribe of
Judah, the family of Hezron and the house of Jahahmeel. He was
the son of Nathan and the father of Ephlal.
In 1 Chronicles 7:21, Zabad is an Ephraimite of the family of
Shuthelah. He was the son of Tanath and the father of
In 1 Chronicles 11:41, Zabad is one of King David's mighty
men. He is the son of Ahlai.
In 2 Chronicles 24:26, Zabad is one of two servants of King
Joash who kill him in his bed. He is the son of Shimeath, an
Amonite woman. In 2 Kings 12:21 this same man seems to be
called Jozachar (Hebrew: יוֹזָכָר; Latin: Josachar). His fellow
conspirator is Jehozabad (Hebrew: יהוֹזָבָד; Latin: Jozabad), the
son of Shomer (Hebrew: שֹׁמֵר; Latin: Somer).
In Ezra 10:27,33,34, three men named Zabad are listed as
having taken foreign wives, whom Ezra persuades them to send