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Nahshon


Nah’shon, or Na-ash’on (enchanter), son of Amminadab, and prince of the children of Judah (as he is styled in the genealogy of Judah, 1 Chron. 2:10) at the time of the first numbering in the wilderness. Ex. 6:23; Num. 1:7, etc. His sister, Elisheba, was wife to Aaron, and his son, Salmon, was husband to Rahab after the taking of Jericho. He died in the wilderness, according to Num. 26:64, 65. (b.c. before 1451.)