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Hodaviah

Hodaviah [N] [S]

Hodiah
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Hodaviah [N] [H]

(Praise ye Jehovah ).

  1. A man of Manasseh, one of the heads of the half tribe on the east of Jordan ( 1 Chronicles 5:24 ) (B.C. 720.)
  2. A man of Benjamin, son of Has-senuah. ( 1 Chronicles 9:7 )
  3. A Levite, who seems to have given his name to an important family in the tribe. ( Ezra 2:40 ) (B.C. before 536.)

[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

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

HODAVIAH

hod-a-vi'-a (hodhawyah, or hodhawyahu; the Septuagint's Codex Alexandrinus, Hodouia):

(1) One of the heads of the half-tribe of Manasseh on the East of the Jordan (1 Chronicles 5:24).

(2) A Benjamite, the son of Hassenuah (1 Chronicles 9:7).

(3) A Levite, who seems to have been the head of an important family in that tribe (Ezra 2:40). In Nehemiah 7:43 the name is Hodevah (hodhewah; Qere hodheyah). Compare Ezra 3:9.

(4) A son of Elioenai, and a descendant of David (1 Chronicles 3:24; hodhaywahu; Qere hodhawyahu, the King James Version "Hodaiah").


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