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  • ISSACHAR (a Hebrew name meaning apparently "there is a hire," or "reward"), Jacob's ninth "son," his fifth by Leah; also the name of a tribe of Israel.
  • In the rich territory of Issachar, traversed by the great commercial highway from the Mediterranean and Egypt to Bethshean and the Jordan, were several important towns which remained in the hands of the Canaanites for some time (Judges 1.27), separating the tribe from Manasseh.
  • Although Issachar is mentioned as having taken some part in the war of freedom under Deborah (Judges v.
  • In the "blessing upon Zebulun and Issachar" in Deut.
  • I) are clans of Issachar (Gen.
 

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