Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Ishbibenob, which was of the sons of the giant, the weight of whose spear weighed three hundred shekels of brass in weight, he being girded with a new sword, thought to have slain David.
Of the sons
Of the sons
Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them. Those were the mighty men who were of old, men of renown.
So they gave out to the sons of Israel
a bad report of the land which they had spied out, saying, “The land through which we have gone, in spying it out, is a land that devours its inhabitants; and all the people whom we saw in it are men of great size.
Where can we go up? Our brethren have made our hearts melt, saying, “The people are bigger and taller than we; the cities are large and fortified to heaven. And besides, we saw
the sons of the Anakim there.”’
Emim lived there formerly, a people as great, numerous, and tall as the Anakim.
(For only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnant of the
Rephaim. Behold, his bedstead was an iron bedstead; it is in Rabbah of the sons of Ammon. Its length was nine cubits and its width four cubits by ordinary cubit.)
a people great and tall, the sons of the Anakim, whom you know and of whom you have heard it said, ‘
Who can stand before the sons of Anak?’
1 Samuel 17:4
Then a champion came out from the armies of the Philistines named
Goliath, from Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
2 Samuel 21:18
Now it came about after this that there was war again with the Philistines at Gob; then Sibbecai the Hushathite struck down Saph, who was among the descendants of the giant.
In the fourteenth year Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him, came and
defeated the Rephaim in Ashteroth-karnaim and the Zuzim in Ham and the Emim in Shaveh-kiriathaim,
1 Samuel 17:45
Then David said to the Philistine, “You come to me with a sword, a spear, and a javelin,
but I come to you in the name of the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have taunted.