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Semachiah

Semachiah [N] [S]

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

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Bibliography Information

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

Semachiah [N] [H]

(Jehovah sustains him ) one of the sons of SKEMAIAH, 9. ( 1 Chronicles 26:7 )


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

SEMACHIAH

sem-a-ki'-a (cemakhyahu, "Yah has sustained"):

A Korahite family of gatekeepers (1 Chronicles 26:7). Perhaps the same name should be substituted for "Ismachiah" in 2 Chronicles 31:13 (see HPN, 291, 295).


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