Jonadab


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Jonadab

(jō`nədăb), in the Bible. 1 Nephew of David. 2 Founder of the Rechabites and a companion of Jehu. An alternate form is Jehonadab.

Jonadab

enjoined his people to abstinence. [O.T.: Jeremiah 35: 5–11]
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hesitancy to pursue his goal of "doing" his sister, Jonadab, his cousin, the son of Shimeah, David's third eldest brother, connived a plan to trick David into bringing Tamar to be alone at Amnon's residence.
45pm and within 10 minutes another crew was scrambled to tackle a fire beside a cycle path at Jonadab Road.
Jonadab is an old toy donkey who has been left behind in the cupboard, while his young owner Minnie plays with new teddies.
The 35-year-old man was working on a steep embankment on Jonadab Street in Pelaw, Gateshead, at about 2.
The first recorded campaigner was Jonadab, son of Rechab (take the Prophet Jeremiah's word for this)who told his family: "Ye shall drink nowine, neither ye nor your sons forever.
86); and one should note that Jonadab is a nephew of David and not a cousin as on p.
Legend has it that the Jews of Khaibar were descendants of the Biblical Rechabites, who, according to the command of their progenitor, the redoubtable Jonadab, abstained from drinking wine and, opposed to the materialism of city life, dwelt only in tents.
He had earlier confessed his activities to Ruth, who then marries him in a midnight ceremony in his jail cell so that she cannot be forced by the evil Reconstructionist Jonadab Leech to testify against him.
Speaking from her home in Jonadab Street, she said: "I was told a day before my driving test that my labour was going to be induced on the same day because I was suffering slight liver problems due to the pregnancy.
A MAN was rescued by fire officers after falling down the riverbank at Jonadab Road, Bill Quay, Gateshead, yesterday.
A WORKMAN was rescued after his grass-cutter toppled over, pinning him to a wall the 35-year-old was working at Jonadab Street, in Pelaw, Gateshead, when the machine slid down a grass embankment, trapping him against a brick wall by his ankle.
Marie, of Jonadab Street, Pelaw, said: "When I got back from holiday, Hazel came running up to me all excited because she had got her hair cut at Toni & Guy.