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Mishael

Mishael [N] [E] [H]

(who is what God is? ).

  1. One of the sons of Uzziel, the uncle of Aaron and Moses. ( Exodus 6:22 ) when Nadab and Abihu were struck dead for offering strange fire, Mishael and his brother Elzaphan, at the command of Moses, removed their bodies from the sanctuary, and buried them without the camp, their loose-fitting tunics serving for winding-sheets. ( Leviticus 10:4 Leviticus 10:5 )
  2. One of those who stood at Ezras left hand when he read the law to the people. ( Nehemiah 8:4 ) [MESHACH]

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