Hashabiah

Hashabiah [N] [H] [S]

regarded by Jehovah.

  • Merarite Levite ( 1 Chronicles 6:45 ; 9:14 ).
  • A son of Jeduthun ( 1 Chronicles 25:3 1 Chronicles 25:19 ).
  • Son of Kemuel ( 26:30 ).
  • One of the chief Levites ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ).
  • A Levite ( Nehemiah 11:22 ).
  • One of the chief priests in the time of Ezra ( Ezra 8:24 ).
  • A chief of the Levites ( Nehemiah 12:24 ).
  • Ezra 8:19 .
  • Nehemiah 3:17 .

    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
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    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

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

  • Hashabiah [N] [E] [S]

    the estimation of the Lord
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

    Hashabiah [N] [E] [H]

    (whom God regards ).

    1. A Merarite Levite. ( 1 Chronicles 6:45 )
    2. Another Merarite Levite. ( 1 Chronicles 9:14 )
    3. The fourth of the six sons of Jeduthun, ( 1 Chronicles 25:3 ) who had charge of the twelfth course. ver. 19. (B.C. 1014.)
    4. One of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath- ( 1 Chronicles 26:30 )
    5. The son of Kemuel, who was prince of the tribe of Levi in the time of David ( 1 Chronicles 27:17 ) (B.C. 1014.)
    6. A Levite one of the "chiefs" of his tribe, who officiated for King Josiah at his great Passover feast. ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ) (B.C. 623).
    7. A Merarite Levite who accompanied Ezra from Babylon. ( Ezra 8:19 )
    8. One of the chiefs of the priests who formed part of the same caravan. ( Ezra 8:24 ) (B.C. 536.)
    9. Ruler of half the circuit or environs of Keilah; he repaired a portion of the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 3:17 ) (B.C. 446.)
    10. One of the Levites who sealed the covenant of reformation after the return from the captivity. ( Nehemiah 10:11 ; 12:24 ) comp. Nehe 12:26 (B.C. 446-410.)
    11. Another Levite, son of Bunni. ( Nehemiah 11:15 )
    12. A Levite, son of Mattaniah. ( Nehemiah 11:22 )
    13. A priest of the family of Hilkiah in the days of Joiakim son of Jeshua. ( Nehemiah 12:21 )

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

    HASHABIAH

    hash-a-bi'-a (chashabhyah):

    (1) Two Levites of the family of Merari (1 Chronicles 6:45; 9:14).

    (2) A Levite who dwelt in Jerusalem at the time of Nehemiah (Nehemiah 11:15).

    (3) A son of Jeduthun (1 Chronicles 25:3).

    (4) A Hebronite, chief of a clan of warriors who had charge of West Jordan in the interests of Yahweh and the king of Israel (1 Chronicles 26:30).

    (5) A Levite who was a "ruler" (1 Chronicles 27:17).

    (6) One of the Levite chiefs in the time of Josiah, who gave liberally toward the sacrifices (2 Chronicles 35:9). In 1 Esdras 1:9 it is "Sabias."

    (7) A Levite whom Ezra induced to return from exile with him (Ezra 8:19). 1 Esdras 8:48 has "Asebias."

    (8) One of the twelve priests set apart by Ezra to take care of the gold, the silver, and the vessels of the temple on their return from exile (Ezra 8:24; 1 Esdras 8:54, "'Assamias").

    (9) Ruler of half of the district of "Keilah," who helped to repair the walls under Nehemiah (Nehemiah 3:17), and also helped to seal the covenant (Nehemiah 10:11; 12:24).

    (10) A Levite (Nehemiah 11:22).

    (11) A priest (Nehemiah 12:21).

    J. J. Reeve


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    Bibliography Information
    Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HASHABIAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.