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Jobab

Meaning: dweller in the desert

This was the name of three biblical men.

  1. one of the sons of Joktan, and founder of an Arabian tribe (Gen. 10:29)

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  2. King Jobab of Edom, who succeeded Bela (Gen. 36:33-34).

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  3. King Jobab of the city Madon in Canaan (Josh. 11:1) who joined the confederacy against Joshua