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Irijah

Irijah [N] [S]

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

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Bibliography Information

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

Irijah [N] [H]

(seen by the Lord ), son of Shelemiah, a captain in the ward, who met Jeremiah in the gate of Jerusalem called the "gate of Benjamin" accused him of being about to desert to the Chaldeans; and led him back to the princes. ( Jeremiah 37:13 Jeremiah 37:14 ) (B.C. 589.)


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

IRIJAH

i-ri'-ja (yir'iyayh, "Yah sees"):

A captain at the gate of Benjamin in Jerusalem, who arrested Jeremiah the prophet on suspicion of intending to desert to the Chaldeans (Jeremiah 37:13,14).


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