Nahshon or Naashon
(enchanter), son of Amminadab and prince of the children of Judah (as he is styled in the genealogy of Judah) (1 Chronicles 2:10), at the time of the first numbering in the wilderness (Exodus 6:23; Numbers 1:7; etc.). His sister, Elisheba, was wife to Aaron, and his son, Salmon, was husband to Rahab after the taking of Jericho. He died in the wilderness, according to Numbers 26:64-65.
Smith's Bible Names Dictionary (1866).