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Neriah

Neriah [N] [S]

light; lamp of the Lord
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. 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

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

Neriah [N] [H]

(lamp of Jehovah ), the son of Maaseiah and father of Baruch and Seraiah.


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

NERIAH

ne-ri'-a (neriyah, "whose lamp is Yah"):

The father of Seraiah and of Baruch, Jeremiah's friend and secretary (Jeremiah 32:12,16; 36:4,8,32; 43:3). In Baruch 1:1 the Greek form of the name, Ner(e)ias, is given, and this shortened, Neri, occurs in the genealogy of Jesus Christ.


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