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Jehohanan

Jehohanan [N] [E] [H]

(whom Jehovah gave ), a name of which John is the contraction.

  1. A Korhite Levite, one of the doorkeepers to the tabernacle. ( 1 Chronicles 26:3 ) comp. 1Chr 25:1 (B.C. 1014.)
  2. One of the principal men of Judah under King Jehoshaphat. ( 2 Chronicles 17:15 ) comp. 2Chr 17:13 and 2Chr 17:19 (B.C. 910.)
  3. Father of Ishmael, one of the "captains of hundreds" whom Jehoiada the priest took into his confidence about the restoration of the line of Judah. ( 2 Chronicles 23:1 ) (B.C. 910.)
  4. One of the Bene-Bebai who was forced to put away his foreign wife. ( Ezra 10:28 ) (B.C. 459.)
  5. A priest, ( Nehemiah 12:13 ) during the high priesthood of Joiakim. ver. ( Nehemiah 12:12 ) (B.C. 406.)
  6. A priest who took part in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem. ( Nehemiah 12:42 ) (B.C. 446.)

[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 'Jehohanan'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.