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Jehohanan

Jehohanan [N] [H] [S]

Jehovah-granted, Jeroboam II.

  • A Korhite, the head of one of the divisions of the temple porters ( 1 Chronicles 26:3 ).

  • One of Jehoshaphat's "captains" ( 2 Chronicles 17:15 ).

  • The father of Azariah ( 2 Chronicles 28:12 ).

  • The son of Tobiah, an enemy of the Jews ( Nehemiah 6:18 ).

  • Nehemiah 12:42 .

  • Nehemiah 12:13 .

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

    Bibliography Information

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

  • Jehohanan [N] [E] [S]

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

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    [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
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    Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Jehohanan'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Jehohanan [N] [E] [H]

    (whom Jehovah gave ), a name of which John is the contraction.

    1. A Korhite Levite, one of the doorkeepers to the tabernacle. ( 1 Chronicles 26:3 ) comp. 1Chr 25:1 (B.C. 1014.)
    2. One of the principal men of Judah under King Jehoshaphat. ( 2 Chronicles 17:15 ) comp. 2Chr 17:13 and 2Chr 17:19 (B.C. 910.)
    3. Father of Ishmael, one of the "captains of hundreds" whom Jehoiada the priest took into his confidence about the restoration of the line of Judah. ( 2 Chronicles 23:1 ) (B.C. 910.)
    4. One of the Bene-Bebai who was forced to put away his foreign wife. ( Ezra 10:28 ) (B.C. 459.)
    5. A priest, ( Nehemiah 12:13 ) during the high priesthood of Joiakim. ver. ( Nehemiah 12:12 ) (B.C. 406.)
    6. A priest who took part in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem. ( Nehemiah 12:42 ) (B.C. 446.)

    [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 Information

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

    JEHOHANAN

    je-ho-ha'-nan (yehochanan, "Yahweh is (or has been) gracious"):

    (1) A Korahite doorkeeper in David's reign, "son" of Meshelemiah (1 Chronicles 26:3). Septuagint, Luc, has "Jehonathan."

    (2) One of the five captains over King Jehoshaphat's army (2 Chronicles 17:15), probably father of Ishmael, "son of Jehohanan" (2 Chronicles 23:1).

    (3) Ezra 10:6 (the King James Version has "Johnnan") = "Johanan" of Nehemiah 12:22,23 = "Jonathan" of Nehemiah 12:11, "son" of Eliashib (Ezra 10:6; but "grandson" in Nehemiah 12:11). He was high priest in Ezra's time = "Jonas" in 1 Esdras 9:1 (the King James Version "Joanan").

    (4) One of those who had married foreign wives (Ezra 10:28) = "Joannes" the Revised Version (British and American), "Johannes" the King James Version (1 Esdras 9:29).

    (5) Son of Tobiah, the Ammonite, Nehemiah's opponent (Nehemiah 6:18, the King James Version "Johanan").

    (6) Head of the priestly family of Amariah (Nehemiah 12:13).

    (7) A priest present at the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Nehemiah 12:42).

    (8) The name in the Hebrew of 2 Chronicles 28:12.

    See JOHANAN, (7).

    David Francis Roberts


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