Segub (See´guhb)

1 The youngest son of a Bethelite named Hiel. He died (possibly as a human sacrifice) when his father rebuilt the Jericho gates (1Kgs 16:34), fulfilling the word of Joshua (Josh 6:26). 2 The son of Hezron and a daughter of Machir (1Chr 2:21; 1Chr 2:22).

1Kgs 16:34

34In his days Hiel of Bethel built Jericho; he laid its foundation at the cost of Abiram his firstborn, and set up its gates at the cost of his youngest son Seg ... View more

Josh 6:26

26Joshua then pronounced this oath, saying,
“Cursed before the Lord be anyone who tries
to build this city—this Jericho!
At the cost of his firstborn he shall l ... View more

1Chr 2:21

21Afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir father of Gilead, whom he married when he was sixty years old; and she bore him Segub;

1Chr 2:22

22and Segub became the father of Jair, who had twenty-three towns in the land of Gilead.

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