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Pethahiah

Pethahiah [N] [E] [H]

(freed by Jehovah ).

  1. A priest, over the nineteenth course in the reign of David. ( 1 Chronicles 24:16 ) (B.C. 1020.)
  2. A Levite in the time of Ezra, who had married a foreign wife. ( Ezra 10:23 ) He is probably the same who is mentioned in ( Nehemiah 9:5 ) (B.C. 458.)
  3. The son of Meshezabeel, and descendant of Zerah. ( Nehemiah 11:24 ) (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 'Pethahiah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.