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SABEANS

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Job 1:15 - the Sabeans attacked the land of Uz
Isaiah 45:14 - the Sabeans were men of stature (ie, tall)

Some versions use "drunkards" instead of "Sabeans":
Ezekiel 23:42 - with men of the common sort were brought drunkards from the wilderness
Some versions use Sabeans for Sheba"
Joel 3:8 - they will sell them to the men of Sheba


SABEANS [Easton's Bible Dictionary]

Descendants of Seba (Genesis 10:7); Africans (Isaiah 43:3). They were "men of stature," and engaged in merchandise (Isaiah 45:14). Their conversion to the Lord was predicted (Psalms 72:10). This word, in Ezekiel 23:42, should be read, as in the margin of the Authorized Version, and in the Revised Version, "drunkards." Another tribe, apparently given to war, is mentioned in Job 1:15.


SEBEANS [Smith's Bible Dictionary]

refers to Sheba


SEBEANS [International Standard Bible Encyclopedia]

Refers to Sheba

"...The Sabeans or people of Saba or Sheba, are referred to as traders in gold and spices, and as inhabiting a country remote from Palestine (1 Kings 10:1 f; Isaiah 60:6; Jeremiah 6:20; Ezekiel 27:22; Psalms 72:15; Matthew 12:42), also as slave-traders (Joel 3:8), or even desert-rangers (Job 1:15; 6:19; compare CIS 84 3)..."


SEBEANS [Thompson Chain Reference]
    Job 1:15
    Isaiah 43:3
    Isaiah 45:14