he (God) helps, a city of the Amorites on the east of Jordan, and assigned, with neighbouring places in Gilead, to Gad (Num. 32:1, 35; Josh. 13:25). It was allotted to the Merarite Levites (21:39). In David’s time it was occupied by the Hebronites, i.e., the descendants of Kohath (1 Chr. 26:31). It is mentioned in the “burdens” proclaimed over Moab (Isa. 16:8, 9; Jer. 48:32). Its site is marked by the modern ruin called Sar or Seir, about 10 miles west of Amman, and 12 from Heshbon. “The vineyards that once covered the hill-sides are gone; and the wild Bedawin from the eastern desert make cultivation of any kind impossible.”
comforted by Jehovah, a descendant of Merari the Levite (1 Chr. 24:26,27).
comforted by God, a Levitical musician (1 Chr. 15:18).
[jab] /dʒæb/ verb (used with or without object), jabbed, jabbing. 1. to poke, or thrust abruptly or sharply, as with the end or point of a stick. 2. to punch, especially with a short, quick blow. noun 3. a poke with the end or point of something; a sharp, quick thrust. 4. a short, quick […]
[jey-buh l] /ˈdʒeɪ bəl/ noun 1. a son of Lamech, and the progenitor of nomadic shepherds. Gen. 4:20. a stream, a descendant of Cain, and brother of Jubal; “the father of such as dwell in tents and have cattle” (Gen. 4:20). This description indicates that he led a wandering life.