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Jeshanah meaning

ישנה

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🔼The name Jeshanah in the Bible

The name Jeshanah occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of one of the villages that were captured by king Abijah of Judah from king Jeroboam of Israel, in an attempt by Abijah to reunite the tribes (2 Chronicles 13:19). The battle ended in favor of Judah, but the tribes were never reunited.

🔼Etymology of the name Jeshanah

The name Jeshanah appears to be a feminine form of the masculine noun ישן (yashen), which means old:

🔼Jeshanah meaning

For a meaning of the name Jeshanah, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Old and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has Old, Ancient. BDB Theological Dictionary does not offer an interpretation of the name Jeshanah.