the Week of Proper 3 / Ordinary 8
The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia
1. The righthand pillar of the two brazen ones set up in the porch of the Temple of Solomon, that on the left or north being called "Boaz" (1 Kings 7:21; 2 Chronicles 3:17). For an elaborate reconstruction of these pillars based on Assyrian and Egyptian models and on the parallel description in Jeremiah 52:21-23, see Perrot and Chipiez, "History of Art in Sardinia and JudÃ¦a," pp. 250-257, and plates and , London, n.d. Comp. Freemasonry. 2. Fourth son of Simeon and founder of the family of the Jachinites (Genesis 46:10; Exodus 6:15; Numbers 26:12). In the parallel list of 1 Chronicles 4:24 his name is given as "Jarib." 3. Head of the twenty-first division of priests in the time of David (1 Chronicles 24:17); his descendants returned from Babylon (ib. 9:10; Nehemiah 11:10).
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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Jachin'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​tje/​j/jachin.html. 1901.