Uri-el. [N] [E] [H]
- A Kohathite Levite, son of Tahath. ( 1 Chronicles 6:24 )
- Chief of the Kohathites in the reign of David. ( 1 Chronicles 15:5 1 Chronicles 15:11 ) (B.C. 1043.)
- Uriel of Gibeah was the father of Maachah or Michaiah the favorite wife of Rehoboam and mother of Abijah. ( 2 Chronicles 13:2 ) (B.C. before 973.) In ( 2 Chronicles 11:20 ) she is called "Maachah the daughter of Absalom." Probably her mother, Tamer, was the daughter of Absalom.
[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 InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Uriel'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.