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Gemariah

Gemariah [N] [E] [H]

(perfected by Jehovah ).

  1. Son of Shaphan the scribe, and father of Michaiah. He was one of the nobles of Judah, and had a chamber int he house of the Lord, from which Baruch read Jeremiahs alarming prophecy in the ears of all the people, B.C. 606. ( Jeremiah 36:1 ) ...
  2. Son of Hilkiah, was made the bearer of Jeremiahs letter to the captive Jews. ( Jeremiah 29:3 ) (B.C. 594.)

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Gemariah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.