Shechaniah

Shechaniah [N]

(dweller with Jehovah ).

  1. The tenth in order of the priests who were appointed by lot in the reign of David. ( 1 Chronicles 24:11 ) (B.C. 1014.)
  2. A priest in the reign of Hezekiah. ( 2 Chronicles 31:15 ) (B.C. 925.)

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

Bibliography Information

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

Shechaniah [N]

(dweller with Jehovah ).

  1. A descendant of Zerubbabel. ( 1 Chronicles 3:21 1 Chronicles 3:22 )
  2. Some descendants of Shechaniah returned with Ezra. ( Ezra 8:3 )
  3. The sons of Shechaniah were another family who returned with Ezra. ( Ezra 8:5 ) (B.C. 459.)
  4. The son of Jehiel, of the sons of Elam. ( Ezra 10:2 )
  5. The father of Shemaiah, 2. ( Nehemiah 3:29 )
  6. The son of Arah. ( Nehemiah 6:18 )
  7. The head of a priestly family who returned with Zerubbabel. ( Nehemiah 12:3 )

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

Bibliography Information

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