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Holman Bible Dictionary
2. A Benjaminite, the third son of Jeiel of Gibeon and Maacah (1 Chronicles 8:29-30; 1 Chronicles 9:35-36 ). 3 . The second son of Mahli who belonged to the Merari family of Levites. Kish's sons married his brother's daughters (1 Chronicles 23:21-22 ). Kish's son, Jerahmeel, became the head of the family of Kish (1 Chronicles 24:29 ). 4 . Son of Abdi, also of the Merari family of Levites. He assisted in cleansing the Temple during the time of Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:12 ). 5 . The Benjaminite ancestor of Mordecai (Esther 2:5 ).
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Kish'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/k/kish.html. 1991.