|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
A Kenite (1 Chronicles 2:55), the father of the house of Rechab.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
See HAMMATH (1 Chronicles 2:55).
Hemath (3 Occurrences)
1 Chronicles 2:55 And the families of the scribes which dwelt at Jabez; the Tirathites, the Shimeathites, and Suchathites. These are the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab. (KJV WBS)
1 Chronicles 13:5 So David gathered all Israel together, from Shihor of Egypt even unto the entering of Hemath, to bring the ark of God from Kirjathjearim. (KJV WBS)
Amos 6:14 But, behold, I will raise up against you a nation, O house of Israel, saith the LORD the God of hosts; and they shall afflict you from the entering in of Hemath unto the river of the wilderness. (KJV)