Sentence Examples with the word Jabesh

And Omri (which period the present closely resembles), and it was only after perpetrating nameless cruelties at Tappuah l on the border of Ephraim and Mannasseh that the counter revolt of Shallum, son of Jabesh (perhaps a Gileadite), was suppressed.

The cities of Gilead expressly mentioned in the Old Testament are Ramoth, Jabesh and Jazer.

Zechariah was slain after six months by Shallum ben Jabesh in Ibleam; but the usurper fell a month later to Menahem, who only after much bloodshed established his posi tion.

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The young Saul was chosen by lot and gained unanimous recognition by delivering Jabesh in Gilead from the Ammonites.