JASHUBILEHEM (juh sshyoo' bi-lee' hehm) Personal name meaning “Jashubites of bread” or “she returns for bread.” Member of tribe of Judah (1 Chronicles 4:22, NAS, KJV, NIV). Hebrew text has two words which modern interpreters read in different ways: but returned to Lehem (NRSV); then settled in Bethlehem (NEV).
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