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Shebaniah

Shebaniah [N] [H] [S]

whom Jehovah hides, or has made grow up.

  • A Levite appointed to blow the trumpet before the ark of God ( 1 Chronicles 15:24 ).

  • Another Levite ( Nehemiah 9:4 Nehemiah 9:5 ).

  • A priest ( Nehemiah 10:12 ).

  • A Levite ( Nehemiah 10:4 ).

    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 Shebaniah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Shebaniah [N] [E] [S]

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

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

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

    Shebaniah [N] [E] [H]

    (increased by Jehovah ).

    1. A Levite in the time of Ezra. ( Nehemiah 9:4 Nehemiah 9:5 ) He sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 10:10 ) (B.C. 459.)
    2. A priest or priestly family who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 10:4 ; 12:14 ) Called SHECHANIAH SHECHANIAH in ( Nehemiah 12:3 )
    3. Another Levite who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 10:12 )
    4. One of the priests appointed by David to blow with the trumpets before the ark of God. ( 1 Chronicles 15:24 ) (B.C. 1043.)

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

    SHEBANIAH

    sheb-a-ni'-a, she-ban'-ya (shebhanyah, in 1 Chronicles 15:24, shebhanyahu):

    (1) Name of a Levite or a Levitical family that participated in the religious rites that followed the reading of the Law (Nehemiah 9:4). The name is given in Nehemiah 10:10 among those that sealed the covenant.

    (2) A priest or Levite who took part in the sealing of the covenant (Nehemiah 10:4; 12:14).

    See SHECANIAH.

    (3) Another Levite who sealed the covenant (Nehemiah 10:12).

    (4) A priest in the time of David (1 Chronicles 15:24).


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