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Metaphysical meaning of Jokshan (mbd)

Metaphysical meaning of Jokshan (mbd)
Jokshan, jok'-shan (Heb.)--fowler; snarer; one who enmeshes; adversary; insidious; harsh; offensive; hard; difficult.

Second son of Abraham by his wife Keturah (Gen. 25:2).

Meta. A sly, treacherous, deceitful tendency that often exists in the sense mind of man (snarer, fowler, insidious); also the results that follow the activity of this tendency (offensive, hard), and the difficult situations in which it places the individual who gives way to it. (See ISHBAK.)

Preceding Entry: Jokneam
Following Entry: Joktan