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Jeiel

Jeiel [N] [S]

snatched away by God.

  • A descendant of Benjamin ( 1 Chronicles 9:35 ; 8:29 ).

  • One of the Levites who took part in praising God on the removal of the ark to Jerusalem ( 1 Chronicles 16:5 ).

  • 2 Chronicles 29:13 . A Levite of the sons of Asaph.

  • 2 Chronicles 26:11 . A scribe.

  • 1 Chronicles 5:7 . A Reubenite chief.

  • One of the chief Levites, who made an offering for the restoration of the Passover by Josiah ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ).

  • Ezra 8:13 .

  • Ezra 10:43 .

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

    Bibliography Information

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

  • JEIEL

    je-i'-el (ye`i'el, meaning unknown):

    (1) A Reubenite (1 Chronicles 5:7).

    (2) In 1 Chronicles 8:29, added in the Revised Version (British and American) from 9:35, where Kethibh is "Jeuel," an ancestor of King Saul; the King James Version "Jehiel."

    (3) One of David's mighty men (1 Chronicles 11:44). the King James Version is "Jehiel"; Kethibh is "Jeuel."

    (4) A Levite, keeper of the ark with Obed-edom (1 Chronicles 15:18,21; 16:5; 2 Chronicles 20:14), called "Jehiah" in 1 Chronicles 15:24.

    (5) A Levite (1 Chronicles 16:5) = "Jaaziel" of 1 Chronicles 15:18 (which see).

    (6) A scribe under King Uzziah (2 Chronicles 26:11).

    (7) A chief of the Levites, present at King Josiah's great Passover feast (2 Chronicles 35:9).

    (8) One of those who had married foreign wives (Ezra 10:43) = "Juel" in 1 Esdras 9:35.

    (9) the King James Version in 2 Chronicles 29:14; see JEHIEL, (5).

    (10) the King James Version in Ezra 8:13; see JEUEL, (3).

    David Francis Roberts


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