Jobab

Jobab

(jō`băb), in the Bible. 1 Descendant of Shem. 2 King of Edom. 3 Chief defeated by Joshua.
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The source said that the army men's operation in Eastern Homs started from two flanks of al-Shoumeriyeh mountain and Jubb al-Jarrah and managed to seize the villages of al-Khaliliyeh, al-Tadmuriyeh and Jobab Hamd and al-Shoumeriyeh mount.
Its hero is called Jobab, a king of Egypt who destroys a shrine to Satan (now the more familiar, full-fledged "devil," rather than one of the Bible's "sons of God," or lieutenants of the Lord).