Amashai

Amashai [N] [H]

the son of Azareel, appointed by Nehemiah to reside at Jerusalem and do the work of the temple ( Nehemiah 11:13 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Amashai". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Amashai [N] [E]

the people\'s gift
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Amashai'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Amashai or Amasha-i

(burdensome ), son of Azareel, a priest in the time of Nehemiah, ( Nehemiah 11:13 ) apparently the same as MAASIAI. ( 1 Chronicles 9:12 ) (B.C. 440.)


Bibliography Information

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